Treasure Island

Walter de la Mare

(1873 - 1958 / Kent / England)

Alone


The abode of the nightingale is bare,
Flowered frost congeals in the gelid air,
The fox howls from his frozen lair:
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  • Jamirah Shorter (12/4/2008 5:16:00 PM)

    This poem is deep and he sees no good thing since his loved one is dead. Many ppl can relate to that I have at one point but it gets easier. (Report) Reply

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