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September Song - Poem by Geoffrey Hill

born 19.6.32 - deported 24.9.42

Undesirable you may have been, untouchable
you were not. Not forgotten
or passed over at the proper time.

As estimated, you died. Things marched,
sufficient, to that end.
Just so much Zyklon and leather, patented
terror, so many routine cries.

(I have made
an elegy for myself it
is true)

September fattens on vines. Roses
flake from the wall. The smoke
of harmless fires drifts to my eyes.

This is plenty. This is more than enough.


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  • Rookie Borret Yarn (3/11/2008 3:01:00 AM)

    Geoffrey Hill is the most interesting English poet we have. You can enjoy re-reading his work more than any other simply because it is so layered.
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Poems About Elegy

  1. 1. September Song , Geoffrey Hill
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  3. 3. January Mist , Sandra Fowler
  4. 4. An Elegy In Frost , Sandra Fowler
  5. 5. Cotter's Saturday Night, The , Robert Burns
  6. 6. The Vision Of Judgment , George Gordon Byron
  7. 7. Pan , Oscar Wilde
  8. 8. Double Villanelle , Oscar Wilde
  9. 9. The Cotter's Saturday Night , Robert Burns
  10. 10. A Lament , Franklin P. Adams
  11. 11. Bon Voyage - And Vice Versa , Franklin P. Adams
  12. 12. Appalachian Gray , Sandra Fowler
  13. 13. Elegiac Feelings American , Gregory Corso
  14. 14. He Will Come Home Tonight , Khairul Ahsan
  15. 15. The Burden Of Itys , Oscar Wilde
  16. 16. Autumn , William Watson
  17. 17. English Bards And Scotch Reviewers: A Sa.. , George Gordon Byron
  18. 18. The Dead Beggar , Charlotte Smith
  19. 19. Book Tenth {residence In France Continued] , William Wordsworth
  20. 20. Again Endorsing The Lady , Franklin P. Adams
  21. 21. The Three Poets , Ezra Pound
  22. 22. Sunrise , Emma Lazarus
  23. 23. I Am A Girl! , Sajna Kailas
  24. 24. Kitchen Poem , Francis Scarfe
  25. 25. Ovid In Exile, At Tomis, In Bessarabia, .. , Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  26. 26. The Tale Of Departure Retold , M.D Dinesh Nair
  27. 27. A Lover From Palestine , Mahmoud Darwish
  28. 28. Elegy Vi. To Charles Diodati, When He Wa.. , William Cowper
  29. 29. Kisses , Kae Morii
  30. 30. A Glossary Of Poetry For Every Friend , M.D DINESH NAIR
  31. 31. Some Things That Fly There Be , Emily Dickinson
  32. 32. On The Death Of Mr. Viner , Thomas Parnell
  33. 33. Elegy Ii. On The Death Of The University.. , William Cowper
  34. 34. In Memoriam~ -- Alice Fane Gunn Stenhouse , Henry Kendall
  35. 35. Violet Symphony , Unwritten Soul
  36. 36. Elegy Viii. He Describes His Early Love .. , William Shenstone
  37. 37. Ch 01 Manner Of Kings Story 32 , Saadi Shirazi
  38. 38. New Year's Eve Midnight , Goddy Nana Mens
  39. 39. Rokeby: Canto V. , Sir Walter Scott
  40. 40. Dirge , Charles Stuart Calverley
  41. 41. The Consumptive , Leon Gellert
  42. 42. Temora - Book Ii , James Macpherson
  43. 43. A Neighbours Tears , Benjamin Tompson
  44. 44. Lines , Samuel Johnson
  45. 45. The Prison Bell , Owen Suffolk
  46. 46. A Monumental Column , John Webster
  47. 47. 10 Amazing Natural Wonders Of The World! , Harindhar Reddy
  48. 48. Berrathah , James Macpherson
  49. 49. I Sing Of Heroes , Kazi Nazrul Islam
  50. 50. The Plea Of The Midsummer Fairies , Thomas Hood
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