P O E M S
- Images And Impressions
- Autum (T.E.Hulme)
Fog (Carl Sandburg)
Metro:Paris (Ezra Pound) Politics When I Have Fears
These Poems Have Been Taken From B.A Syllabus
A touch of cold in the autumn night I walked abroad And saw the ruddy moon lean over a hedge Like a red-faced farmer. I did not stop to speak, but nodded, And round about were the wistful stars With white faces like town children. ................
Fog by Carl Sandburg
The fog comes On little cat feet. It sits looking Over the harbour and city On Silent haunches And then moves on. ............
Metro:Paris by Ezra
The aparition of these faces in the crowd; Petals on a wet black bough. ............
- Politics by W.B Yeats
How can I, that girl standing there, My attention fix On Roman or on Russian Or on Spanish Politics? Yet here's a travelled man that knows What he talks about, And there's a politician That has read and thought, And may be what they say is true Of war and war's alarms But O that I were young again And held her in my arms! .............
- When I Have Fears by John Keats
When I have fears that I may cease to be Before my pen has gleaned my teeming brain. Before high-piled books, in charact'ry Hold like rich garners the fulll-ripened grain; When I behold, upon the night's starred face, Huge cloudy sumbols of a high romance, And think that I may never live to trace Tehir shadows, with the magic hand of chance; And when I feel, fair creature of an hour, That I shall never look upon thee more, Never have relish in the faery power Of unreflecting love! O then, on the shore Of the wide world I stand alone, and think Till Love and Fame to nothingness do sink ............