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Edna St. Vincent Millay

(22 February 1892 – 19 October 1950 / Rockland / Maine / United States)

Poems of Edna St. Vincent Millay

41. I Dreamed I Moved Among The Elysian Fields 1/13/2003
42. I Know I Am But Summer To Your Heart 1/13/2003
43. I Know The Face Of Falsehood And Her Tongue 1/13/2003
44. I Shall Go Back 1/1/2004
45. I, Being Born a Woman and Distressed 1/1/2004
46. If I Should Learn, In Some Quite Casual Way 1/1/2004
47. If Still Your Orchards Bear 1/13/2003
48. Indifference 1/13/2003
49. Inland 1/13/2003
50. Intention To Escape From Him 1/13/2003
51. Interim 1/13/2003
52. Invocation To The Muses 1/13/2003
53. Journey 1/13/2003
54. Justice Denied In Massachusetts 1/13/2003
55. Kin To Sorrow 1/13/2003
56. Lament 1/13/2003
57. Lines for a Grave-Stone 1/1/2004
58. Lines Written In Recapitulation 1/13/2003
59. Love Is Not All 1/13/2003
60. Low-Tide 1/13/2003

The Betrothal

Oh, come, my lad, or go, my lad,
And love me if you like.
I shall not hear the door shut
Nor the knocker strike.
Oh, bring me gifts or beg me gifts,
And wed me if you will.
I'd make a man a good wife,
Sensible and still.
And why should I be cold, my lad,

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