Ezra Pound Poems

  • 251.  
    And then went down to the ship,
    Set keel to breakers, forth on the godly sea, andWe set up mast and sail on that swart ship,
  • 252.  
    Winter is icummen in,
    Lhude sing Goddamm,Raineth drop and staineth slop,
  • 253.  
    Sing we for love and idleness,
    Naught else is worth the having.
  • 254.  
    As cool as the pale wet leaves
    of lily-of-the-valleyShe lay beside me in the dawn.
  • 255.  
    No, no! Go from me. I have left her lately.
    I will not spoil my sheath with lesser brightness,For my surrounding air hath a new lightness;
  • 256.  
    I make a pact with you, Walt Whitman-
    I have detested you long enough.I come to you as a grown child
  • 257.  
    The tree has entered my hands,
    The sap has ascended my arms,The tree has grown in my breast-
Total 257 poems written by Ezra Pound

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Dusk In June
 by Sara Teasdale

Evening, and all the birds
In a chorus of shimmering sound
Are easing their hearts of joy
For miles around.

The air is blue and sweet,
The few first stars are white,-
Oh let me like the birds
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