Edna St. Vincent Millay

(22 February 1892 – 19 October 1950 / Rockland / Maine / United States)

Being Young And Green Poem by Edna St. Vincent Millay


Being Young and Green, I said in love's despite:
Never in the world will I to living wight
Give over, air my mind
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  • Rookie - 37 Points Colleen Courtney (5/16/2014 3:08:00 PM)

    The innocence of words spoken when we are young! (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 13,881 Points * Sunprincess * (3/9/2014 3:10:00 AM)

    Oh, me, invaded
    And sacked by the wind and the sun! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Morag MacDougall (2/14/2012 4:48:00 PM)

    Millay expresses the acknowledgement of maturity that we were mistaken in our youth, yet how glad we are to have been in error! (Report) Reply

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