Who is Henry King

...
Read Full Biography


Henry King Poems

  • The Departure. An Elegy.
    VVere I to leave no more then a good friend,
    Or but to hear the summons to my end,
    (Which I have long'd for) I could then with ease
    Attire my grief in words, and so appease ...
  • The Exequy
    1 Accept, thou shrine of my dead saint,
    2 Instead of dirges, this complaint;
    3 And for sweet flow'rs to crown thy hearse,
    4 From thy griev'd friend, whom thou might'st see ...
  • Another Of The Same, Paraphrased For An Antheme
    Out of the horrour of the lowest Deep,
    Where cares & endlesse fears their station keep,
    To thee (O Lord) I send my woful cry:
    O heare the accents of my misery. ...
  • A Salutation Of His Majesties Ship The Soveraign
    Move on thou floating Trophee built to fame!
    And bid her trump spread thy Majestick name;
    That the blew Tritons, and those petty Gods
    Which sport themselves upon the dancing floods, ...
  • Paradox. That Fruition Destroyes Love
    Love is our Reasons Paradox, which still
    Against the judgment doth maintain the Will:
    And governs by such arbitrary laws,
    It onely makes the Act our Likings cause: ...
Read All Poems


Top 10 most used topics by Henry King

Love 20 I Love You 20 Heart 19 Death 17 Never 17 World 16 Fate 16 Time 14 Sad 13 Desire 13


Henry King Quotes

Read All Quotes


Comments about Henry King

  • Himsu10: but right after buckingham has left his side, he starts to show his kinder side more again. richard is a gentle soul, and here they compare him to henry vi. notably,as they say earlier that the new king is terrible, richard doesn't seem to recognise himself from that description.
  • Henry___k: sustainability king rob
  • Offairredeem: get outta here nikki henry,reeves,isaac king,carlos working together get off of my life tryin* to sabotage it in many many ways!
  • Iot2040: english lords rebelled against horrible king john with magna carta in 1215. henry viii rebelled against the catholic church in 1534. civil war & regicide came in 1642-1649. finally the glorious revolution & bill of rights in 1688-89 put the people in charge. took 474 years. /1
  • Obviamenteflor: king henry
Read All Comments

Write your comment about Henry King


Poem of the day

Ernest Dowson Poem
Vain Hope
 by Ernest Dowson

Sometimes, to solace my sad heart, I say,
Though late it be, though lily-time be past,
Though all the summer skies be overcast,
Haply I will go down to her, some day,
And cast my rests of life before her feet,
That she may have her will of me, being so sweet
And none gainsay!

...

Read complete poem

Popular Poets