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Submitted Poems 252 total

The Snowdrop

Thou beautiful new comer, With white and maiden brow; Thou fairy gift from summer, Why art thou blooming now? This dim and sheltered alley Is dark with winter green; Not such as in the valley At sweet spring-time is seen. The l...

by Letitia Elizabeth Landon

added by Madeleine Quinn
7 hours ago
The Astrologer

Alas! for our ancient believings, We have nothing now left to believe; The oracle, augur, and omen No longer dismay and deceive. All hush’d are the oaks of Dodona; No more on the winds of the north, As it sways to and fro the huge...

by Letitia Elizabeth Landon

added by Madeleine Quinn
7 hours ago
Warkworth Hermitage

The lonely cavern, like a chapel carved, Is situate amid the lonely hills; The scutcheon, cross, and altar hewn in rock; And by the altar is a cenotaph. In marble there a lovely lady lies; An angel, with a welcome at her side, A welcome to t...

by Letitia Elizabeth Landon

added by Madeleine Quinn
7 hours ago
Song - Oh, you cannot prove false to me, my love

Oh, you cannot prove false to me, my love, Think how I have confided in thee, I have prized thy love all else above, Oh, you cannot be false to me. Could you chill the first warm overflow of the heart, Freeze the fountain you first...

by Letitia Elizabeth Landon

added by Madeleine Quinn
1 day ago
Stanzas - When should lovers breathe their vows?

"And while the moon reigns cold above, Oh, warm below reign thou, my love, And endless raptures reign with thee." — Lit. Gazette. When should lovers breathe their vows? When should ladies hear them? When the dew is on the bo...

by Letitia Elizabeth Landon

added by Madeleine Quinn
1 day ago

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