Smiling, sincere, incorruptible -
His body disciplined and limber.
A man who had become what he could,
And was what he was--
Ready at any moment to gather everything
Into one simple sacrifice.
Source: Markings, The enduring Spiritual Classic, translated from the Swedish by Leif Sjoberg & W. H. Auden, pg. 2
Contributed by: bajarbattu