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Excerpt from Phemios and Medon by Michael Longley

They hook it and hunker
forenenst the altar of Zeus,
afeard and skelly-eyed,
keeking everywhere for death

Excerpt from Thonner an Thon by James Fenton

We danthered, keekin, up an doon,
aye luckin for tae ailblins profait wae the moon
nixt Belnamore

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