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Digby Mackworth Dolben

(1848-1867 / England)

Poems of Digby Mackworth Dolben

1. A Letter 9/13/2010
2. A Poem Without A Name I 9/13/2010
3. A Poem Without A Name II 9/13/2010
4. A Prayer 9/13/2010
5. A Sea Song 9/13/2010
6. A Song 9/13/2010
7. A Song of Eighteen 9/13/2010
8. After Reading Aeschylus 9/13/2010
9. After Reading Homer 9/13/2010
10. Amorem Sensus 9/13/2010
11. Anacreontic 9/13/2010
12. Beautiful, Oh Beautiful-- 9/13/2010
13. Beyond 9/13/2010
14. Brevi Tempore Magnum Perfecit Opus 9/13/2010
15. Cave of Somnus 9/13/2010
16. Christ, For Whose Only Love I Keep 9/13/2010
17. Core 9/13/2010
18. Dinae Munusculum 9/13/2010
19. Dum Agonizatur Anima, Orent Assistentes 9/13/2010
20. Enough 9/13/2010

A Sea Song

In the days before the high tide
Swept away the towers of sand
Built with so much care and labour
By the children of the land,


Pale, upon the pallid beaches,
Thirsting, on the thirsty sands,
Ever cried I to the Distance,

[Hata Bildir]