From East Coker by T.S. Eliot

From East Coker by T.S. Eliot

O dark dark dark. They all go into the dark,
The vacant interstellar spaces, the vacant into the vacant,
The captains, merchant bankers, eminent men of letters,
The generous patrons of art, the statesmen & the rulers,
Distinguished civil servants, chairmen of committees,
Industrial lords & petty contractors, all go into the dark.

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