Hilda Doolittle I Love You Poems

  • 1.
    Over and back,
    the long waves crawl
    and track the sand with foam;
    night darkens, and the sea
    ...
  • 2.
    <i>Helen herself seems almost ready for this sacrifice-at least, for the immolation of herself before this greatest love of Achilles, his dedication to 'his own ship' and the figurehead, 'an idol or eidolon . . . a mermaid, Thetis upon the prow.'</i>

    Did her eyes slant in the old way?
    was she Greek or Egyptian?
    ...
  • 3.
    Can we believe -- by an effort
    comfort our hearts:
    it is not waste all this,
    not placed here in disgust,
    ...
  • 4.
    All Greece hates
    the still eyes in the white face,
    the lustre as of olives
    where she stands,
    ...
  • 5.
    O Hymen king.

    Hymen, O Hymen king,
    what bitter thing is this?
    ...
  • 6.
    I first tasted under Apollo's lips,
    love and love sweetness,
    I, Evadne;
    my hair is made of crisp violets
    ...
Total 6 I Love You Poems by Hilda Doolittle

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