A poetic paradox

Caveat: I like poemhunter.com, but it’s extremely ad-riddled, and the only way it’s tolerable to me any more is in “reader-mode” that strips out all the distracting fluff.

I read random poems, and I recently came across this one.

A phrase from it seems relevant to a certain current in our times:

And the load of their loveless pity is worse than the ancient wrongs, 

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