Might I but moor To-night in Thee! Among the ranks of other such acclaimed poets as Walt WhitmanEmily Dickinson is considered one of the most original 19th Century American poets.
Of accusation kills an innocent name, And leaves for lame acquittal the poor life, Which is a mask without it. The Cenci An old, mad, blind, despised, and dying king, — Princes, the dregs of their dull race, who flow Through public scorn, — mud from a muddy spring, — Rulers who neither see, nor feel, nor know, But leech-like to their fainting country cling, Till they drop, blind in blood, without a blow.
English inl. First our pleasures die — and then Our hopes, and then our fears — and when These are dead, the debt is due, Dust claims dust — and we die too. Deathst. The Questionst.
Letter to Maria Gisbornel. And closed them beneath the kisses of Night. The Sensitive PlantPt.
Music, when soft voices die, Vibrates in the memory — Odours, when sweet violets sicken, Live within the sense they quicken. Rose leaves, when the rose is dead, Are heaped for the beloved's bed; And so thy thoughts, when thou art gone, Love itself shall slumber on. One word is too often profaned For me to profane it; One feeling too falsely disdained For thee to disdain it.
The desire of the moth for the star, Of the night for the morrow, The devotion to something afar From the sphere of our sorrow.
One Word is Too Often Profanedst. Out of the misty eastern cave Where, all the long and lone daylight, Thou wovest dreams of joy and fear, Which make thee terrible and dear, — Swift be thy flight!
To Nightst. When the lamp is shattered The light in the dust lies dead — When the cloud is scattered, The rainbow's glory is shed. When the lute is broken, Sweet tones are remembered not; When the lips have spoken, Loved accents are soon forgot.
The more we study, we the more discover Our ignorance. Are ye, two vultures sick for battle, Two scorpions under one wet stone, Two bloodless wolves whose dry throats rattle, Two crows perched on the murrained cattle, Two vipers tangled into one. That orbed maiden with white fire laden, Whom mortals call the moon.
The Cloud, iv; reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed.
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Writing sample of essay on a given topic "Theme Of Death In Poetry" Theme of death in poetry Death is a subject not many authors would like to talk about.
However, death is one of the gripping themes among poets and authors often avoided by many people causing fear and negative reaction. Lopatto's essay is, in part, about what she learned about end-of-life care for humans from her cat.
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