W. H. Auden World Poems

  • 1.
    She looked over his shoulder
    For vines and olive trees,
    Marble well-governed cities
    And ships upon untamed seas,
    ...
  • 2.
    I sit in one of the dives
    On Fifty-second Street
    Uncertain and afraid
    As the clever hopes expire
    ...
  • 3.
    All are limitory, but each has her own
    nuance of damage. The elite can dress and decent themselves,
    are ambulant with a single stick, adroit
    to read a book all through, or play the slow movements of
    ...
  • 4.
    Lay your sleeping head, my love,
    Human on my faithless arm;
    Time and fevers burn away
    Individual beauty from
    ...
  • 5.
    Lay your sleeping head, my love,
    Human on my faithless arm;
    Time and fevers burn away
    Individual beauty from
    ...
  • 6.
    If it form the one landscape that we, the inconstant ones,
    Are consistently homesick for, this is chiefly
    Because it dissolves in water. Mark these rounded slopes
    With their surface fragrance of thyme and, beneath,
    ...
  • 7.
    As I walked out one evening,
    Walking down Bristol Street,
    The crowds upon the pavement
    Were fields of harvest wheat.
    ...
  • 8.
    A cloudless night like this
    Can set the spirit soaring:
    After a tiring day
    The clockwork spectacle is
    ...
Total 8 World Poems by W. H. Auden

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Away 11 Never 10 I Love You 10 Love 10 Night 9 Time 8 World 8 Sky 8 Life 7 Children 7

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