A message from the spelling police or “Riding the subway with Verlaine”

NYC subway cars occasionally feature poetry excerpts on the inside
walls. Some are great. I was very pleased to see the beginning of
Verlaine’s “Automn Song” (”Chanson d’Automne”). Unfortunately, the
spelling police discovered a typo: “saglots” instead of “sanglots”.
Here is the full text of this wonderful poem:

Chanson d’Automne

Les sanglots longs
Des violons
De l’automne
Blessent mon coeur
D’une langueur
Monotone.

Tout suffocant
Et blême, quand
Sonne l’heure,
Je me souviens
Des jours anciens
Et je pleure;

Et je m’en vais
Au vent mauvais
Qui m’emporte
Deçà, delà
Pareil à la
Feuille morte.

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