Friday, March 16, 2012

Lines on the departure of Rowan Williams

So. Farewell
Dr Rowan Williams.

You were cleverer than
Rest of us but
The papers could never
What you were saying.

In fact
Some of your
Ideas were quite brilliant
Apart from
The Anglican Covenant.

And that was

With apologies to E J Thribb 


Roger R... said...

Dr Williams? Lovely man, great scholar... easy to understand IF... IF... you actually read what he said. Not a man for the 5 second quote, therefore the media were completely at a loss.

fr dougal said...

LOL! Master Thribb has a rival!

Eric said...

Fun post - but well summed up Roger
Man for an age of careful thought - not for this modern era