John Hay

(8 October 1838 – 1 July 1905 / Salem, Indiana)

John Hay Poems

1. Words 1/4/2003
2. When the Boys Come Home 1/4/2003
3. Vespers 1/4/2003
4. Una 1/4/2003
5. Two on the Terrace 1/4/2003
6. Twilight on Sandusky Marsh 1/4/2003
7. Too Late 1/4/2003
8. To Theodore Roosevelt 1/4/2003
9. To the Vesper Sparrow 1/4/2003
10. To One Absent 1/4/2003
11. To Flora 1/4/2003
12. Through the Long Days 1/4/2003
13. They Will Be Done 1/4/2003
14. The White Flag 1/4/2003
15. The Vision of Saint Peter 1/4/2003
16. The Surrender of Spain 1/4/2003
17. The Stirrup Cup 1/4/2003
18. The Prayer of the Romands 1/4/2003
19. The Prairie 1/4/2003
20. The Pledge at Spunky Point 1/4/2003

Quand Meme

I strove, like Israel, with my youth,
And said, Till thou bestow
Upon my life Love's joy and truth,
I will not let thee go.

And sudden on my night there woke
The trouble of the dawn;
Out of the east the red light broke,
To broaden on and on.

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