Treasure Island

Edith Nesbit

(15 August 1858 – 4 May 1924 / Kennington / Surrey / England)

Poems of Edith Nesbit

1. A Brown Study 4/19/2010
2. A Choice 4/19/2010
3. A Comedy 4/19/2010
4. A Dirge 4/19/2010
5. A Farewell 4/19/2010
6. A Garden Of Girls 4/19/2010
7. A Good-Bye 4/19/2010
8. A Kentish Garden 4/19/2010
9. A Last Appeal 4/19/2010
10. A Life's Story 4/19/2010
11. A Parting 4/19/2010
12. A Parting II 4/19/2010
13. A Portrait 4/19/2010
14. A Prayer For The King's Majesty 4/19/2010
15. A Song For Peace And Honour 4/19/2010
16. A Song Of Parting 4/19/2010
17. A Song Of Trafalgar 4/19/2010
18. A Star In The East 4/19/2010
19. A Tragedy 12/31/2002
20. Absolution 4/19/2010

A Tragedy

Among his books he sits all day
To think and read and write;
He does not smell the new-mown hay,
The roses red and white.

I walk among them all alone,
His silly, stupid wife;
The world seems tasteless, dead and done -
An empty thing is life.

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