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John Clare

(13 July 1793 – 20 May 1864 / Northamptonshire / England)

Poems of John Clare

41. Gipsies 4/13/2010
42. Grasshoppers 4/13/2010
43. Graves Of Infants 4/13/2010
44. Hen's Nest 1/3/2003
45. Hodge 4/13/2010
46. House Or Window Flies 4/13/2010
47. I Am 1/3/2003
48. I Dreamt Of Robin 4/13/2010
49. I Hid My Love 1/3/2003
50. Idle Fame 4/13/2010
51. Impromptu 4/13/2010
52. In Hilly-Wood 4/13/2010
53. Insects 1/3/2003
54. Invitation To Eternity 4/13/2010
55. Letter In Verse 4/13/2010
56. Little Trotty Wagtail 4/13/2010
57. Love 4/13/2010
58. Love Cannot Die 4/13/2010
59. Love Lives Beyond The Tomb 1/3/2003
60. Market Day 4/13/2010

The Thrush's Nest

Within a thick and spreading hawthorn bush
That overhung a molehill large and round,
I heard from morn to morn a merry thrush
Sing hymns to sunrise, and I drank the sound
With joy; and often, an intruding guest,
I watched her secret toil from day to day -
How true she warped the moss to form a nest,
And modelled it within with wood and clay;
And by and by, like heath-bells gilt with dew,

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