Charles Stuart Calverley

(22 December 1831 – 17 February 1884 / Martley, Worchestershire)

Charles Stuart Calverley Poems

1. Voices Of The Night 4/13/2010
2. Visions 4/13/2010
3. To Mrs. Goodchild 4/13/2010
4. There Stands A City 4/13/2010
5. The Cock And The Bull 4/13/2010
6. The Auld Wife 1/1/2004
7. Striking 4/13/2010
8. Peace. A Study 5/13/2001
9. On The Brink 1/1/2004
10. Ode--'On A Distant Prospect' Of Making A Fortune 4/13/2010
11. Ode To Tobacco 4/13/2010
12. Lovers and a Reflection 4/13/2010
13. Love 5/13/2001
14. Lines Suggested By The Fourteenth Of February - II 4/13/2010
15. Lines Suggested By The Fourteenth Of February - I 4/13/2010
16. Isabel 4/13/2010
17. Hic Vir, Hic Est 4/13/2010
18. Gemini And Virgo 4/13/2010
19. Forever 12/31/2002
20. Dover To Munich 4/13/2010

On The Brink

I WATCH’D her as she stoop’d to pluck
A wild flower in her hair to twine;
And wish’d that it had been my luck
To call her mine;

Anon I heard her rate with mad,
Mad words her babe within its cot,
And felt particularly glad
That it had not.

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