Alice Meynell

(22 September 1847 - 27 November 1922 / London)

Alice Meynell Poems

1. Renouncement 1/3/2003
2. A Letter from a Girl to Her Own Old Age 1/3/2003
3. My heart shall be thy garden 1/3/2003
4. In Early Spring 1/3/2003
5. Parted 1/3/2003
6. Summer in England, 1914 1/3/2003
7. The Shepherdess 1/3/2003
8. Maternity 1/3/2003
9. The Lady of the Lambs 1/3/2003
10. In Autumn 1/3/2003
11. The Return to Nature. 1/1/2004
12. Builders of Ruins 1/3/2003
13. After Parting 1/3/2003
14. At Night 1/3/2003
15. Singers to Come 1/3/2003
16. An Unmarked Festival 1/3/2003
17. Cradle-Song at Twilight 1/3/2003
18. Your Own Fair Youth 1/3/2003
19. A Song of Derivations 1/3/2003
20. In February 1/3/2003

In Autumn

The leaves are many under my feet,
And drift one way.
Their scent of death is weary and sweet.
A flight of them is in the grey
Where sky and forest meet.

The low winds moan for sad sweet years;
The birds sing all for pain,
Of a common thing, to weary ears,--

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