When Birnam Wood shall come to Dunsinane / Only an utter simpleton will strain / Their mind and fail to…
from Matthew Arnold, ‘Shakespeare’
/ Others are open. You give a high smile
/ as you win the Prospero stakes, and silently
/ bury your books…
Others abide our question. Thou art free.
/ We ask and ask —Thou smilest and art still,
/ Out-topping knowledge. For the loftiest hill,