Friday, April 16, 2010

Tol'able Richard

When Nasimova urged him to be an actor
so long ago,
did she see Cheng Huan's tears in his eyes?

It is the way of life
for certain names to be lost in the folds of time;
his should not be one of them.

Richard Barthelmess

1 comment:

Artman2112 said...

i agree with that sentiment!