Daily Archives: October 13, 2015

The Heart Of The Woman – William Butler Yeats

O WHAT to me the little room  That was brimmed up with prayer and rest;  He bade me out into the gloom,  And my breast lies upon his breast.  O what to me my mother’s care,  The house where I … Continue reading

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The Indian To His Love – William Butler Yeats

THE island dreams under the dawn  And great boughs drop tranquillity;  The peahens dance on a smooth lawn,  A parrot sways upon a tree,  Raging at his own image in the enamelled sea.  Here we will moor our lonely ship  … Continue reading

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When To The Sessions Of Sweet Silent – William Shakespeare

Sonnet 30: When to the sessions of sweet silent thought  I summon up remembrance of things past,  I sigh the lack of many a thing I sought,  And with old woes new wail my dear time’s waste:  Then can I … Continue reading

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Sonnets I – William Shakespeare

SHALL I compare thee to a Summer’s day?  Thou art more lovely and more temperate:  Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May,  And Summer’s lease hath all too short a date:  Sometime too hot the eye of heaven … Continue reading

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When I Consider Everything That Grows – William Shakespeare

Sonnet Xv: When I consider everything that grows  Holds in perfection but a little moment,  That this huge stage presenteth nought but shows  Whereon the stars in secret influence comment;  When I perceive that men as plants increase,  Cheered and … Continue reading

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