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  • Then glozening decanters that reflect the street
    Wear me in crescents on their bellies. Slow
    Applause flows into liquid cynosures:
    —I am conscripted to their shadows' glow.

    — Hart Crane, "The Wine Menagerie"

    I am not really sure what this archaic word means, but it seems to mean "shiny".

    April 20, 2008