Eleanor Agnes Lee

[Wig] (1841 - 1873)

Eleanor Agnes Lee Poems

1. A Roman Doll 4/19/2010
2. A Statue In The Garden 4/19/2010
3. Her Going 4/19/2010
4. Motherhood 4/19/2010
5. On The Jail Steps 4/19/2010
6. Convention 1/1/2004
7. Peace 1/1/2004
Best Poem of Eleanor Agnes Lee

Peace

Suddenly bells and flags!
Suddenly -- door to door --
Tidings! Can we believe,
We, who were used to war?

Yet we have dreamed her face,
Knowing her light must be,
Knowing that she must come.
Look -- she comes, it is she!

Tattered her raiment floats,
Blood is upon her wings.
Ah, but her eyes are clear!
Ah, but her voice outrings!

Soon where the shrapnel fell
Petals shall wake and stir.
Look -- she is here, she lives!
Beauty has died for her.

Read the full of Peace
[Hata Bildir]