When this book was first produced, a lively
debate began regarding the use of archaic language.
Some said that the use of thee and thy alienates the
Others said that these old-style words add to the
romantic feeling of the verse, and in fact this is
exactly the way these words came into my mind. I realize
that I have used them with considerable poetic license.
Feelings on both sides of these questions were so strong
that I decided to produce part of this little book twice
within the same cover.
Choose the section you like best for any given poem, and
do not hesitate to drop me a line if you have any further
words that you would like to add to this debate.
You are welcome to talk to the author about this
book if you are prepared to pay the long distance