Edith Wharton

(24 January 1862 – 11 August 1937 / New York City / United States)

A Failure


I MEANT to be so strong and true!
The world may smile and question, When?
But what I might have been to you
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Comments about this poem (A Failure by Edith Wharton )

  • Gold Star - 24,818 Points Gangadharan Nair Pulingat (8/19/2014 9:08:00 AM)

    Beautiful imaginations and nice poem it is. (Report) Reply

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  • Freshman - 685 Points Birgitta Abimbola Heikka (8/18/2014 6:16:00 PM)

    Beautiful poem by a great writer. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 369 Points Stephen W (8/18/2014 7:04:00 AM)

    Very sad poem. Many of us have such bitter regrets. (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 3,593 Points Pranab K Chakraborty (8/18/2012 1:29:00 AM)

    This was my dream; perchance 'tis best
    That this, like other dreams, is flown........

    Fantastic reality also engraved with the whole. Nice...................................................................Pranab k c (Report) Reply

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