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Jun 2016
You had given up by the 1970s,
Just as I realised the 'art'
in accountancy is to reveal the beauty
in the numbers; and later,
writing contracts for a living,
that 'art' is in the beauty of the words.
Thank you for your verse:
Poetry is in everything,
including business documents,
that captures our imagination.
Refer to her 1921 poem in the Norton Anthology, which I paraphrase: "Poetry...  I too dislike it ... Reading it however with a perfect contempt for it, one discovers in it after all, a place for the genuine ..."
George Raitt
Written by
George Raitt
   Aeerdna and Kiefer T Fuller
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