Louise Imogen Guiney Night Poems

  • 1.
    I

    The mare is pawing by the oak,
    The chaise is cool and wide
    ...
  • 2.
    Above the wall that's broken,
    And from the coppice thinned,
    So sacred and so sweet
    The lilac in the wind!
    ...
  • 3.
    Praised be the moon of books! that doth above
    A world of men, the fallen Past behold,
    And fill the spaces else so void and cold
    To make a very heaven again thereof;
    ...
  • 4.
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  • 5.
    High-hearted Surrey! I do love your ways,
    Venturous, frank, romantic, vehement,
    All with inviolate honor sealed and blent,
    To the axe-edge that cleft your soldier-bays:
    ...
  • 6.
    I hear in my heart, I hear in its ominous pulses,
    All day, on the road, the hoofs of invisible horses,
    All night, from their stalls, the importunate pawing and neighing.

    ...
  • 7.
    The evenfall, so slow on hills, hath shot
    Far down into the valley's cold extreme,
    Untimely midnight; spire and roof and stream
    Like fleeing spectres, shudder and are not.
    ...
  • 8.
    The Ox he openeth wide the Doore,
    And from the Snowe he calls her inne,
    And he hath seen her Smile therefor,
    Our Ladye without Sinne.
    ...
  • 9.
    The Ox he openeth wide the Doore,
    And from the Snowe he calls her inne,
    And he hath seen her Smile therefor,
    Our Ladye without Sinne.
    ...
Total 9 Night Poems by Louise Imogen Guiney

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