WH Auden

W.H. Auden

Literary Birthday – 21 February – W.H. Auden

W.H. Auden was born 21 February 1907, and died 29 September 1973 Stop all the clocks, cut off the telephone, Prevent the dog from barking with a juicy bone, Silence the pianos and with muffled drum Bring out the coffin, let the mourners come. Let aeroplanes…