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D. H. Lawrence (david Herbert Richards) Poems
- Street Lamps
Gold, with an innermost speck
Of silver, singing afloat
Beneath the night,
Like balls of thistle-down ...
- A Youth Mowing
There are four men mowing down by the Isar;
I can hear the swish of the scythe-strokes, four
Sharp breaths taken: yea, and I
Am sorry for what's in store. ...
Softly, in the dusk, a woman is singing to me;
Taking me back down the vista of years, till I see
A child sitting under the piano, in the boom of the tingling strings
And pressing the small, poised feet of a mother who smiles as she sings. ...
The sick grapes on the chair by the bed lie prone; at the window
The tassel of the blind swings gently, tapping the pane,
As a little wind comes in.
The room is the hollow rind of a fruit, a gourd ...
- Bitterness Of Death
Ah, stern, cold man,
How can you lie so relentless hard ...