Wednesday, April 23, 2008

April 23

It's been 444 years since his birth and 392 since his death.

Yet "Age cannot wither him, nor custom stale / his infinite variety."

Happy Birthday, Swan o' Avon!


dw said...

What? I make an ekphrastic of this and get no blog love?


kj said...

It looks like you just made your own blog love, buddy boy!


David Wright said...

I am, indeed, a self-serving dope. But you have been kind to me again, good friend.


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