Treasure Island

George Darley

(1795 - 1846 / Dublin)

Poems of George Darley

1. Dirge 1/3/2003
2. It Is Not Beauty I Demand 1/3/2003
3. Nepenthe 4/21/2010
4. Song 1/3/2003
5. The Anonymous Poet 1/3/2003
6. The Fallen Star 1/3/2003
7. The Joy of Childhood 1/3/2003
8. The Mermaidens' Vesper-Hymn 1/3/2003
9. The Moon and Sea 1/3/2003
10. The Phoenix 1/3/2003
11. The Solitary Lyre 4/21/2010
12. To Helene 1/3/2003

The Fallen Star

A star is gone! a star is gone!
There is a blank in Heaven;
One of the cherub choir has done
His airy course this even.

He sat upon the orb of fire
That hung for ages there,
And lent his music to the choir
That haunts the nightly air.

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