'Oh stand, stand at the window,'W. H. Auden (W.H. being short for Wystan Hugh) was an English/American poet and playwright, 1907 - 1973.Had a huge influence in the tone and structure of modern poetry, and on the poets surrounding him during his time. In turn, he was influenced by T. S. Eliot, Marianne Moore, Dante, and W. B. Yeats.
As the tears scald and start;
You shall love your crooked neighbor
With your crooked heart. '
—"As I Walked Out One Evening"
Notable Works Include:
Poems of his you might recognize: