Tag Archives: Solitude

Poem – Solitude

Happy the man, whose wish and care A few paternal acres bound, Content to breathe his native air In his own ground. Whose herds with milk, whose fields with bread, Whose flocks supply him with attire; Whose trees in summer … Continue reading

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Poem – The Solitude of Night

t was at a wine party— I lay in a drowse, knowing it not. The blown flowers fell and filled my lap. When I arose, still drunken, The birds had all gone to their nests, And there remained but few … Continue reading

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Poem – Solitude

Is someone there, oh weeping heart? No, no one there.  Perhaps a traveler, but he will be on his way. The night is spent, the dust of stars begins to scatter. In the assembly halls dream-filled lamps begin to waver. … Continue reading

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