W(ys·tan) H(ugh) [wis-tuh n] /ˈwɪs tən/, 1907–73, English poet in the U.S. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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  • Life, said Auden Spoon-bill, is pretty fine, no matter how it is arranged.

  • Then along the bank from the direction of the date palms came Auden Spoon-bill, he who had gone to Delilahs heart.

  • Auden Spoon-bill went along parallel to the shore of the river until he saw Delilah standing in the pale green water.

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W (ystan) H (ugh). 1907–73, US poet, dramatist, critic, and librettist, born in Britain; noted for his lyric and satirical poems and for plays written in collaboration with Christopher Isherwood
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