|John Bartlett (18201905). Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. 1919.|
|AUTHOR:||A. E. Housman (18591936)|
|QUOTATION:||To-day, the road all runners come,|
Shoulder-high, we bring you home,
And set you at your threshold down,
Townsman of a stiller town.
|ATTRIBUTION:||To an Athlete dying young.|
|WORKS:||A. E. Housman Collection.|