A bird signing near their window,
Or the sunlight that illuminated their page-
Anonymous men catching a ride into the future
On a vessel more lasting than themselves.

from Billy Collins – Marginalia on Rap Genius


As the Lapham’s Quarterly has blogged such marginalia ranged from the bizarre to the pornographic.

To help improve the meaning of these lyrics, visit “Marginalia” by Billy Collins and leave a comment on the lyrics box