Aline Murray Kilmer (1888-1941 / the USA)
Aline Murray Kilmer (1 August 1888 – 1 October 1941), was an American poet, children's book author, and essayist, and the wife and widow of poet and journalist Joyce Kilmer (1886-1918).
She was born as Aline Murray on 1 August 1888 in Norfolk, Virginia. She was the daughter of Ada Foster Murray, a poet; and Kenton C. Murray, (d. 1895) editor of the Norfolk Landmark newspaper. Ada Foster... more »
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- A Wind Rose In The Night
- Charmian’s Song
- For All Ladies Of Shalott
- If I Had Loved You More
- Light Lover
- One Shall Be Taken And The Other Left
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''I'm sorry you are wiser,Aline Murray Kilmer (1888-1944), U.S. poet. "For the Birthday of a Middle-Aged Child."
I'm sorry you are taller;
I liked you better foolish
And I liked you better smaller.''