Christina Georgina Rossetti

(5 December 1830 – 29 December 1894 / London)

If Stars Dropped Out Of Heaven


If stars dropped out of heaven,
And if flowers took their place,
The sky would still look very fair,
And fair earth's face.
Winged angels might fly down to us
To pluck the stars,
Be we could only long for flowers
Beyond the cloudy bars.

Submitted: Thursday, April 01, 2010

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 (If Stars Dropped Out Of Heaven by Christina Georgina Rossetti )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

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. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Echoes, C.J. Rose
  2. Viral McDonald's Meat, Richard Thripp
  3. Eight Hundred And Eighty Five Words, Breanna Choma
  4. Gay Sailors, Richard Thripp
  5. Let's Rock and Roll~~~OUT!, Monk E. Biz
  6. Crimes of Mandela, Richard Thripp
  7. The Rebellion Has Started!, Monk E. Biz
  8. What Really Matters?, Monk E. Biz
  9. Abandon Ship! ! !, Monk E. Biz
  10. Your H0le Is Small~, Monk E. Biz

Poem of the Day

poet Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Young Love lies sleeping
In May-time of the year,
Among the lilies,
Lapped in the tender light:
White lambs come grazing,
White doves come building there:
...... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

[Hata Bildir]