William Shakespeare

(26 April 1564 - 23 April 1616 / Warwickshire)

A Fairy Song - Poem by William Shakespeare

Over hill, over dale,
Thorough bush, thorough brier,
Over park, over pale,
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Comments about A Fairy Song by William Shakespeare

  • Mark Nwagwu (4/8/2008 3:22:00 AM)


    Shakespeare is ever so deep. in this poem i find jewels in dewdrops and will wet my love's lips theywith. (Report) Reply

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  • (1/20/2008 12:33:00 AM)


    i thought this poem was about his admiration of riches and his desire to be rich (Report) Reply

  • (6/22/2007 6:34:00 PM)


    I, Scylla, am passing on a note from my good friend, Palimpsestic Muse Priscilla Primrose, Internet High Grammarian, who says: 'It's 'through bush, through briar', not 'thorough''.

    Well said and well done, Muse Priscilla! - Your friend, Scylla
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  • Brian Dorn (7/24/2006 10:17:00 AM)


    A fancy and whimsical romp through 'fairyland.' (Report) Reply

  • Egal Bohen (2/4/2006 6:09:00 AM)


    There go all of us, but not in these bodies (Report) Reply

  • (10/29/2005 9:53:00 AM)


    i think that i speak for many when i say that shakepeares style is unique....and wonderful. i love the words. its the kind of writing that makes you go cold in your chair. (Report) Reply



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