Felicia Dorothea Hemans

(25 September 1793 – 16 May 1835 / Liverpool, England)

Poems of Felicia Dorothea Hemans

21. Corinne at the Capitol 3/26/2012
22. Costanza 4/8/2010
23. Design and Performance 1/1/2004
24. Dirge 1/4/2003
25. Edith: A Tale Of The Woods 4/8/2010
26. England And Spain 4/8/2010
27. Evening Prayer at a Girl's School 3/26/2012
28. Fairy Favours 4/8/2010
29. Flight of the Spirit 1/1/2004
30. Gertrude, Or Fidelity Till Death 4/8/2010
31. Greek Funeral Chant Or Myriologue 4/8/2010
32. Harvest Hymn 4/8/2010
33. He Never Smiled Again 4/8/2010
34. Heliodorus In The Temple 4/8/2010
35. Hymn 4/8/2010
36. Imelda 4/8/2010
37. Indian Woman's Death-Song 4/8/2010
38. Introductory Verses 4/8/2010
39. Invocation 4/8/2010
40. Italian Girl's Hymn To The Virgin 4/8/2010

Dirge

CALM on the bosom of thy God,
   Fair spirit, rest thee now!
E'en while with ours thy footsteps trod,
   His seal was on thy brow.

Dust, to its narrow house beneath!
   Soul, to its place on high!
They that have seen thy look in death
   No more may fear to die.

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