Karle Wilson Baker

(1878 - 1960 / United States)

I Shall Be Loved As Quiet Things - Poem by Karle Wilson Baker

I shall be loved as quiet things
Are loved--white pigeons in the sun,
Curled yellow leaves that whisper down
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Comments about I Shall Be Loved As Quiet Things by Karle Wilson Baker

  • Amar Agarwala Amar Agarwala (7/16/2016 8:30:00 PM)

    What an utterly compelling poem! Beautiful, poignant and so full of rich meaning. Loved it! ! (Report) Reply

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  • Stephen Loomes Stephen Loomes (7/16/2016 4:37:00 PM)

    A lovely piece of heart rendered into words (Report) Reply

  • Krishnakumar Chandrasekar Nair Krishnakumar Chandrasekar Nair (7/16/2016 11:53:00 AM)

    Curled yellow leaves that fallen lie
    Hath a beauty of their own delight
    The pride of being once so high
    Shimmers in the dew of dying light…..

    Great poem by Karle..... (Report) Reply

  • Krishnakumar Chandrasekar Nair Krishnakumar Chandrasekar Nair (7/16/2016 11:49:00 AM)

    Curled yellow leaves that fallen lie
    Hath a beauty of their own delight
    The pride of being once so high
    Shimmers in the dew of dying light…..

    Great poem by Karle... (Report) Reply

  • Barry Middleton Barry Middleton (7/16/2016 9:11:00 AM)

    A delightful poem on the beauty of quietness, the challenge of passion and the silence of death. Deserves much more than a 6.1 IMO. (Report) Reply

  • Edward Kofi Louis Edward Kofi Louis (7/16/2016 9:04:00 AM)

    That tells no secret of its birth. Nice work. (Report) Reply

  • Gajanan Mishra Gajanan Mishra (7/16/2016 6:58:00 AM)

    the thunder of my heart must go, good one. (Report) Reply

  • Onuora Ilodibe Onuora Ilodibe (7/16/2016 5:00:00 AM)

    Beautiful poem.... As endeavor to make our mark on the Sands we shall be loved like the quiet things and remembered after we are gone (Report) Reply

  • Akachukwu Lekwauwa Akachukwu Lekwauwa (7/16/2016 2:20:00 AM)

    that's the best way to be loved. very well stressed (Report) Reply

  • Babatunde Aremu Babatunde Aremu (7/16/2016 2:00:00 AM)

    A nice work well embed good use of imagery (Report) Reply

  • Edward Hester (8/8/2006 6:42:00 PM)

    A poem about a person unknown who learned to witness the Beauty in her self and her quiet life. (Report) Reply










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