Louise Bogan

(August 11, 1897 – February 4, 1970 / Maine)

Knowledge - Poem by Louise Bogan

Now that I know
How passion warms little
Of flesh in the mould,
And treasure is brittle,--

I'll lie here and learn
How, over their ground
Trees make a long shadow
And a light sound.

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  • Rookie - 116 Points Prince Obed de la Cruz (11/4/2009 9:20:00 AM)

    good write here. Knowledge must be earned! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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