“I had a lover’s quarrel with the world!”

“I had a lover’s quarrel with the world!”

Photo credit to TX Seabees, Find A Grave

The tombstone of poet, Robert Frost, reads, “I had a lover’s quarrel with the world.” (b. 1874 – d. 1963)

His grave resides in Old Bennington Cemetery in Bennington, Vermont.

How many of us are in the throes of a lover’s quarrel with the world? Well, persevere. Do what you must, but one day the world will win the fight. That’s the natural course of things, after all.

 

One thought on ““I had a lover’s quarrel with the world!”

  1. I don’t feel like I’m in a lover’s quarrel with the world (although I love that phrase). I feel like a stranger here. I’ve been up to the cemetery in Bennington – such a beautiful area.

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