Brian Patten

(7 February 1946 / Liverpool / England)

You come to me quiet as rain not yet fallen Poem by Brian Patten


You come to me quiet as rain not yet fallen
Afraid of how you might fail yourself your
dress seven summers old is kept open
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Comments about this poem (You come to me quiet as rain not yet fallen by Brian Patten )

  • Rookie Michael Shepherd (4/2/2005 6:17:00 AM)

    Webmaster - please check stanza 2, line 5? (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie Amberlee Carter (1/5/2005 7:54:00 PM)

    wow...this is elegant and quite powerful...well done (Report) Reply

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