© by Christopher Murray Grieve (1892 - 1978), as Hugh MacDiarmid

As the dragonfly’s hideous larva creeps
Language: Scottish (Scots) 
As the dragonfly’s hideous larva creeps
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Confirmed with The Complete Poems of Hugh MacDiarmid, Volume 1, edited by Michael Grieve and W R Aitken, Penguin Books, Middlesex, 1985, Page 333.


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