Gerard Manley Hopkins

(28 July 1844 – 8 June 1889 / Stratford, Essex)

The Furl of Fresh-Leaved Dogrose Down


The furl of fresh-leaved dogrose down
His cheeks the forth-and-flaunting sun
Had swarthed about with lion-brown
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  • Rookie - 59 Points Brian Jani (5/13/2014 4:33:00 AM)

    Gerald, This is a good piece of poetry! ! (Report) Reply

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