Class Notes (836,580)
Canada (509,856)
English (1,178)
Prof (17)
Lecture

The Country North of Bellville - Al Purdy

1 Page
84 Views
Unlock Document

Department
English
Course
English 2060E
Professor
Prof
Semester
Fall

Description
THE COUNTRY NORTH OF BELLVILLE sky — they are like cities under water and BY AL PURDY the undulating green waves of time are laid on them — Bush land scrub land — Cashel Township and Wollaston This is the country of our defeat and Elvezir McClure and Dungannon yet green lands of Weslemkoon Lake where a man might have some during the fall plowing a man might stop and stand in a brown valley of opinion of what beauty the furrows is and none deny him for miles — and shade his eyes to watch for the same red patch mixed with gold that appears on the same Yet this is the country of defeat where Sisyphus rolls a big stone spot in the hills year after year up the ancient hills year after year and grow old picnicking glaciers have left strewn with centuries' rubble plowing and plowing a ten acre field until days in the sun the convolutions run parallel with his own brain — when realization seeps slow in the mid without grandeur or self deception in noble struggle And this is a country where the young
More Less

Related notes for English 2060E

Log In


OR

Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


OR

By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.


Submit