Ellen Glasgow

(1873-1945 / USA)

Poems of Ellen Glasgow

1. The Freeman 10/13/2010

The Freeman

'Hope is a slave; Despair is a freeman.'


A VAGABOND between the East and West,
Careless I greet the scourging and the rod;
I fear no terror any man may bring,
Nor any god.

The clankless chains that bound me I have rent,

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