Poetry.net »

Search results for: Stolen+Moments

Yee yee! We've found 708 poems matching Stolen+Moments.

The Road to Roma Jail
Vance Palmer
It's a long road, a cruel road, the road to Roma Jail, birds in all the branches mocking as you pass, the spiteful little soldier-bird, the stupid ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
The Secret Rose
William Butler Yeats
FAR-OFF, most secret, and inviolate Rose, Enfold me in my hour of hours; where those Who sought thee in the Holy Sepulchre, Or in the wine-vat, dwe...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
The Serenade
William Cullen Bryant
FROM THE SPANISH. If slumber, sweet Lisena! Have stolen o'er thine eyes, As night steals o'er the glory Of spring's transparent skies; Wake, in t...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
The Shepherd's Calendar - June
John Clare
Now summer is in flower and natures hum Is never silent round her sultry bloom Insects as small as dust are never done Wi' glittering dance and ree...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
The Shooting Of Dan McGrew
Robert William Service
A bunch of the boys were whooping it up in the Malamute saloon; The kid that handles the music-box was hitting a jag-time tune; Back of the bar, in...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
The Sinking Fund Cried
Thomas Moore
["Now what, we ask, is become of this Sinking Fund - these eight millions of surplus above expenditure, which were to reduce the interest of the na...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
The Sleepers
Walt Whitman
I WANDER all night in my vision, Stepping with light feet, swiftly and noiselessly stepping and stopping, Bending with open eyes...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
The Song of a Prison
Henry Lawson
Now this is the song of a prison—a song of a gaol or jug— A ballad of quod or of chokey, the ultimate home of the mug. The yard where the Foolish a...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
The Song Of Hiawatha II: The Four Winds
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
'Honor be to Mudjekeewis!' Cried the warriors, cried the old men, When he came in triumph homeward With the sacred Belt of Wampum, From the reg...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
The Spider Queen
Edith Nesbit
IN the deep heart of furthest fairyland Where foot of man has never trodden yet The enchanted portals of her palace stand, And there her sleeple...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
The Spiritual Canticle
St John of the Cross
I THE BRIDE Where have You hidden Yourself, And abandoned me in my groaning, O my Beloved? You have fled like the hart, Having wounded me. I ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
The Three-Decker
Rudyard Kipling
"~The three-volume novel is extinct.~" Full thirty foot she towered from waterline to rail. It cost a watch to steer her, and a week to short...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
The Tramp
John Clare
He eats (a moment's stoppage to his song) The stolen turnip as he goes along; And hops along and heeds with careless eye The passing crowded stage ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
The Truce And The Peace
Robinson Jeffers
(NOVEMBER, 1918) Peace now for every fury has had her day, Their natural make is moribund, they cease, They carry the inward seeds of quick decay, ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
The Truce of the Bear
Rudyard Kipling
Yearly, with tent and rifle, our careless white men go By the Pass called Muttianee, to shoot in the vale below. Yearly by Muttianee he follows our...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
The Undying One - Canto IV
Caroline Elizabeth Sarah Norton
'TIS done--the night has pass'd away; And, basking in the sunny day, The laughing fountain's waters bear No record of each burning tear;-- The ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
The Visit
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
FAIN had I to-day surprised my mistress, But soon found I that her door was fasten'd. Yet I had the key safe in my pocket, And the darling door I o...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
The Wizard Way
Aleister Crowley
[Dedicated to General J.C.F. Fuller] Velvet soft the night-star glowed Over the untrodden road, Through the giant glades of yew Where its ray f...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
The Zenana - 4 and 5
Letitia Elizabeth Landon
The voice has ceased, the chords are mute, The singer droops upon her lute; But, oh, the fulness of each tone Straight to Nadira’s heart hath gone—...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
To Daisies
Francis Thompson
Ah, drops of gold in whitening flame Burning, we know your lovely name - Daisies, that little children pull! Like all weak things, over the strong ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
To Edward Noel Long, Esq.
George Gordon Lord Byron
'Nil ego contulerim jucundo sanus amico.'~Horace. Dear Long, in this sequester'd scene, While all around in slumber lie, The joyous days, which ou...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
To Mrs Reynolds' Cat
John Keats
Cat! who hast pass’d thy grand climacteric, How many mice and rats hast in thy days Destroy’d? How many tit bits stolen? Gaze With those bright lan...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
To The Queen
Alfred Lord Tennyson
O loyal to the royal in thyself, And loyal to thy land, as this to thee-- Bear witness, that rememberable day, When, pale as yet, and fever-worn...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Twilight and I Went Hand in Hand
Lucy Maud Montgomery
Twilight and I went hand in hand, As lovers walk in shining Mays, O'er musky, memory-haunted ways, Across a lonely harvest-land, Where west win...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
James Weldon Johnson
I sometimes take you in my dreams to a far-off land I used to know, Back in the ages long ago; a land of palms and languid streams. A land, by nig...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)

We need you!

Help us build the largest human-edited poetry collection on the web!