Upton Sinclair, ed. (18781968).
The Cry for Justice: An Anthology of the Literature of Social Protest. 1915.
|Concerning Wealth. III.|
(From the Icelandic, Eleventh Century)
|I SAW the well-filled barns|
|Of the child of wealth;|
|Now leans he on the staff of the beggar.|
|Thus are riches,|
|As the glance of an eye,|| 5|
|They are an inconstant friend.|