Angela Wybrow

(Salisbury, Wilts, UK)

Dancing Daffodils

I saw a crowd of daffodils standing by the trees;
I stood and watched them dancing in the gentle breeze.
Many of them were golden; a few of them were light:
Standing there together, they looked a pretty sight.

On the adjacent trees, pale pink blossom grew,
And the colour of the sky that day was a clear pale blue.
They were stood down by the river on a bank of green;
Peppered with mauve crocuses, it made pretty scene.

Trying to capture their beauty, I found it couldn’t be caught;
The daffodils had no idea of the joy to me they’d brought.
The sight of the daffodils had stopped me in my tracks;
And, as I carried on my way, I couldn’t help looking back.

Submitted: Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Edited: Thursday, October 03, 2013

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Dancing Daffodils by Angela Wybrow )

Enter the verification code :

  • David Wood (4/17/2013 12:25:00 PM)

    A lively piem that rhymes well. Daffs are my favorite flower. I also wrote a poem called Daffodil. A good write. (Report) Reply

  • Valerie Dohren (4/16/2013 5:43:00 PM)

    Really lovely poem Angela, reminiscent of Wordsworth. Daffodils, aren't they just gorgeous, especially as yellow is my favourite colour. You have captured the scene beautifully. (Report) Reply

Read all 2 comments »

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  9. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley Updates

New Poems

  1. Amaano (Somali), sallam yassin
  2. Haiku: Another Physics Haiku, Brian Johnston
  3. Windermere, Paul Gerard Reed
  4. Vijay Vishal As An Indian English Poet, Bijay Kant Dubey
  5. American Bureaucracy, Darwin Henry Beuning
  6. An Old Man's Review.., richard harris
  7. Fallout from the War on Women, Donal Mahoney
  8. ETERNALITY, Satish Verma
  9. Rape, gajanan mishra
  10. In the End, Gandhi and King Were Murdered, Lawrence Beck

Poem of the Day

poet Robert Herrick

Here we are all, by day; by night we're hurl'd
By dreams, each one into a several world.... Read complete »

[Hata Bildir]