Wearing a poppy bruise on the left temple,
He lay in the four foot box as in a cot.
No gaudy scars, the bumper knocked him clear.
A four foot box, a foot for every year
Read all about his life and legacy below.
- Seamus Heaney – Telegraph (telegraph.co.uk)
- Seamus Heaney’s Beauty (newyorker.com)
- The Great Irish Poet Seamus Heaney Passes Away, Aged 74 (contactmusic.com)