A Quote by William Butler Yeats on body, sacred, and world

Whence had they come The hand and lash that beat down frigid Rome? What sacred drama through her body heaved When world-transforming Charlemagne was conceived?

William Butler Yeats (1865 - 1939)

Source: A Full Moon in March, 1935. Supernatural Songs, VIII, Whence Had They Come?

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