Charline Ratcliff‘s Today’s Memory
Percy Bysshe Shelley’s birthday
Originally shared by Charline Ratcliff
The sunlight claps the earth, and the moonbeams kiss the sea: what are all these kissings worth, if thou kiss not me?
Percy Bysshe Shelley
At the age of 16, English poet Percy Bysshe Shelley (born August 4, 1792) was expelled from Oxford University and disowned by his father. The reason? A little pamphlet he wrote called „The Necessity of Atheism.”