Alan Seeger (22 June 1888 - 4 July 1916 / New York City, New York)
Exiled afar from youth and happy love,
If Death should ravish my fond spirit hence
I have no doubt but, like a homing dove,
It would return to its dear residence,
And through a thousand stars find out the road
Back into earthly flesh that was its loved abode.
Alan Seeger's Other Poems
- A Message to America
- After an Epigram of Clement Marot
- All That's Not Love . . .
- An Ode to Antares
- Ariosto. Orlando Furioso, Canto X, 91-99
- At the Tomb of Napoleon
- Champagne, 1914-15
- Do You Remember Once . . .
- El Extraviado
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