Caroline Elizabeth Sarah Norton

(22 March 1808 – 15 June 1877 / London)

Poems of Caroline Elizabeth Sarah Norton

21. My Native Land! 4/15/2010
22. Old Friends 4/15/2010
23. On Seeing Anthony, The Eldest Child Of Lord And Lady Ashley 4/15/2010
24. On The Purple And White Carnation 4/15/2010
25. Picture of Twilight 4/15/2010
26. Recollections 4/15/2010
27. Recollections Of A Faded Beauty 4/15/2010
28. Sonnet I 4/15/2010
29. Sonnet II 4/15/2010
30. Sonnet III 4/15/2010
31. Sonnet IV 4/15/2010
32. Sonnet IX 4/15/2010
33. Sonnet V 4/15/2010
34. Sonnet VI 4/15/2010
35. Sonnet VII 4/15/2010
36. Sonnet VIII 4/15/2010
37. Sonnet X 4/15/2010
38. Sonnet XI 4/15/2010
39. Sonnet XII 4/15/2010
40. Sonnet XIII 4/15/2010

Babel

KNOW ye in ages past that tower
By human hands built strong and high?
Arch over arch, with magic power,
Rose proudly each successive hour,
To reach the happy sky.

It rose, till human pride was crushed--
Quick came the unexpected change;
A moment every tone was hushed,

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