I have seen
The old gods go
And the new gods come.
Day by day
And year by year
The idols fall
And the idols rise.
I worship the hammer.
First published in Poetry, March 1914
Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]
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Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:10
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