Treasure Island

Lola Ridge

(December 12, 1873- May 19, 1941 / Dublin)

Poems of Lola Ridge

61. The Fire 4/21/2010
62. The Fog 4/21/2010
63. The Foundling 4/21/2010
64. The Garden 4/21/2010
65. The Ghetto 4/21/2010
66. The Legion Of Iron 4/21/2010
67. The Song 4/21/2010
68. The Song Of Iron 4/21/2010
69. The Spilling Of The Wine 4/21/2010
70. The Star 4/21/2010
71. The Tidings 4/21/2010
72. The White Bird 4/21/2010
73. The Woman With Jewels 4/21/2010
74. To Alexander Berkman 2/8/2012
75. To Larkin 2/8/2012
76. To The American People 2/8/2012
77. To The Others 4/21/2010
78. Train Window 2/8/2012
79. Under-Song 4/21/2010
80. Wall Street at Night 2/8/2012

A Memory

I remember
The crackle of the palm trees
Over the mooned white roofs of the town…
The shining town…
And the tender fumbling of the surf
On the sulphur-yellow beaches
As we sat… a little apart… in the close-pressing night.

The moon hung above us like a golden mango,

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