No, you may not send us your verses, and we will not give you the name of another publisher. We hate no rival publisher sufficiently to ask you to inflict them on him. The specimen poem is simply awful. In fact, we have never seen worse.

—Angus & Robertson Ltd., carta de rejeição para F. C. Meyer, 10 de Abril de 1928 (não desistiu e acabou a publicar a sua poesia)