Advice to a Raven In Russia – Hedningarna – Räven

Advice to a Raven In Russia (1812) by Joel Barlow Black fool, why Winter here? These frozen skies, worn by your wings and deafened by your cries, should warn you hence, where milder suns invite, and day alternates with her mother night. You fear perhaps your food will fail you there, your human carnage, that…