Louise Imogen Guiney

(1861 - 1920 / United States)

Louise Imogen Guiney Poems

1. Open, Time 1/3/2003
2. A Song of the Lilac 1/3/2003
3. The Kings 1/4/2003
4. Friendship Broken 1/3/2003
5. Brook Farm 1/3/2003
6. Sanctuary 4/15/2010
7. Martyr’s Memorial 4/15/2010
8. The Lights of London 1/3/2003
9. The Atoning Yesterday 1/3/2003
10. A Friend's Song for Simoisius 1/3/2003
11. Irish Peasant Song 1/4/2003
12. Among the Flags 1/3/2003
13. Saint Florent-le-Vieil 1/3/2003
14. In the Reading-Room of the British Museum 1/3/2003
15. A Footnote to a Famous Lyric 4/15/2010
16. Nocturne 1/3/2003
17. Ode for a Master Mariner Ashore 4/15/2010
18. Pax Paganica 4/15/2010
19. Peter Rugg the Bostonian 1/3/2003
20. On First Entering Westminster Abbey 1/3/2003

The Vigil-at-Arms

Keep holy watch with silence, prayer, and fasting
Till morning break, and all the bugles play;
Unto the One aware from everlasting
Dear are the winners: thou art more than they.

Forth from this peace on manhood's way thou goest,
Flushed with resolve, and radiant in mail;
Blessing supreme for men unborn thou sowest,
O knight elect! O soul ordained to fail!

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