<> Greacen002 Unpublished Poems Greacen Estate 19 Jan Linen Hall Library Wednesday, March 16, 2016 TIFF Greacen002 Manuscript Well, just a quick one English https://www.niliteraryarchive.com/content/greacen002 Linen Hall Library Linen Hall Library Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike CC BY-NC-SA https://www.niliteraryarchive.com/sites/default/files/Greacen002_0.jpg LHL Archive "Well, Just a Quick One" The golden liquid in the glass Is drained in joyous little sips; The minute hands lope on. Thus Time, the enemy, must pass. Ignoring all attempts and all defences To stay each sixty seconds' worth Of Kiplingesque. 0 what's the use Of all our vain pretences Of medium, slow or quick ones? Old Father Time will have no stop. However much we try to hold him He simply ups and runs! Text