Burl Ives – The cool wind blew in…

The cool wind blew in my face and all at once I felt as if…


“The cool wind blew in my face and all at once I felt as if I had shed dullness from myself. Before me lay a long gray line with a black mark down the center. The birds were singing. It was spring.”
-Burl Ives

Burl Ives – I stopped and gazed on…

I stopped and gazed on the little dull man who was being paid to be…


“I stopped and gazed on the little dull man who was being paid to be a teacher of teachers. I turned and walked to the door, slammed it closed with a bang, and broken glass crashed to the floor. There was uproar behind me in the class, which did not interest me at all.”
-Burl Ives