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Coventry Patmore Poems
- The Angel In The House. Book I. Canto V.
I The Comparison
Where she succeeds with cloudless brow, ...
Through female subtlety intense,
Or the good luck of innocence,
Or both, my Wife, with whom I plan
To pass calm evenings when I can, ...
- The Foreign Land
A woman is a foreign land,
Of which, though there he settle young,
A man will ne'er quite understand
The customs, politics, and tongue. ...
- The Angel In The House. Book Ii. Canto I.
I The Song of Songs
The pulse of War, whose bloody heats ...
No praise to me!
My joy 'twas to be nothing but the glass
Thro' which the general boon of Heaven should pass,
To focus upon thee. ...
Top 10 most used topics by Coventry PatmoreLove 54 I Love You 54 Sweet 47 Heart 45 Life 44 Thought 33 Heaven 32 Time 31 Good 31 Light 30
Coventry Patmore Quotes
- The more wild and incredible your desire, the more willing and prompt God is in fulfilling it, if you will have it so.
- To him that waits all things reveal themselves, provided that he has the courage not to deny, in the darkness, what he has seen in the light.
Comments about Coventry Patmore
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- Benreadspoetry: new: coventry patmore - ‘the toys’ (subtitles) there’s something(s) about this poem that makes me cry: a family in early grief; the relationship between father & son; the toys that belie the loss of childhood innocence; lucid description. the power of the written word, eh? ❤️
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- Erin_bartram: who doesn't want to read some coventry patmore on a friday evening in the spring?