john_j_enright (john_j_enright) wrote,
john_j_enright
john_j_enright

Stargazing

Jupiter’s line of moons,
Saturn’s shining ring,
Luna’s dusty craters -
These are spectacular things,
All brought here tonight
To my own wondering eyes
By a simple telescope
Of ordinary size -
A trick arrangement of glass
To spread mere spots of light
Into expanded images
Suiting human sight.
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