„The face is its own fate — a man does what he must —
And the body underneath it says: I am.“

"The Knight, Death and the Devil," lines 34-39
The Seven-League Crutches (1951)
Контексте: Death and the devil, what are these to him?
His being accuses him — and yet his face is firm
In resolution, in absolute persistence;
The folds of smiling do for steadiness;
The face is its own fate — a man does what he must —
And the body underneath it says: I am.

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