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Bliss Carman (william) Poems
- A More Ancient Mariner
The swarthy bee is a buccaneer,
A burly velveted rover,
Who loves the booming wind in his ear
As he sails the seas of clover. ...
- In A Garden
Thought is a garden wide and old
For airy creatures to explore,
Where grow the great fantastic flowers
With truth for honey at the core. ...
- The Mote
Two shapes of august bearing, seraph tall,
Of indolent imperturbable regard,
Stood in the Tavern door to drink. As the first
Lifted his glass to let the warm light melt ...
- The Ships Of St. John
Smile, you inland hills and rivers!
Flush, you mountains in the dawn!
But my roving heart is seaward
With the ships of gray St. John. ...
A lonely sail in the vast sea-room,
I have put out for the port of gloom.
The voyage is far on the trackless tide, ...