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Passing Time - Poem by Maya Angelou

Your skin like dawn
Mine like musk

One paints the beginning
of a certain end.

The other, the end of a
sure beginning.


Comments about Passing Time by Maya Angelou

  • Rookie - 16 Points Ian Eballe (3/12/2016 9:10:00 AM)

    The first 2 lines should read:
    Your skin like dawn
    Mine like dusk.
    according to The Complete Collected Poems of Maya Angelou. (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 67,112 Points Susan Williams (12/30/2015 12:59:00 PM)

    There is an inherent patient wisdom in Maya, she can accept without being run over (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 78,040 Points Rajnish Manga (11/23/2014 12:04:00 PM)

    This short poem casts a spell on the reader who is facing a dilemma about what is better: beginning or the end? (Report) Reply

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Poems About Time

  1. 1. Passing Time , Maya Angelou
  2. 2. A Time To Talk , Robert Frost
  3. 3. And Did Those Feet In Ancient Time , William Blake
  4. 4. The Time I Like Best , Roger McGough
  5. 5. Two Tramps In Mud Time , Robert Frost
  6. 6. In A Dark Time , Theodore Roethke
  7. 7. To The Virgins, Make Much Of Time , Robert Herrick
  8. 8. Sonnet Vii: How Soon Hath Time, The Subt.. , John Milton
  9. 9. Every Time I Kiss You , Nizar Qabbani
  10. 10. Time Is , Henry Van Dyke
  11. 11. A Song Of Eternity In Time , Sidney Lanier
  12. 12. Always For The First Time , Andre Breton
  13. 13. A Prayer In Time Of War , Alfred Noyes
  14. 14. In Time Of 'The Breaking Of Nations' , Thomas Hardy
  15. 15. Less Time , Andre Breton
  16. 16. Count-Time , Jimmy Santiago Baca
  17. 17. Was There A Time , Dylan Thomas
  18. 18. Cherry-Time , Robert Graves
  19. 19. Milton: And Did Those Feet In Ancient Time , William Blake
  20. 20. On Seeing The Elgin Marbles For The Firs.. , John Keats
  21. 21. All The Time I Pray To Buddha , Kobayashi Issa
  22. 22. The Coming Of Wisdom With Time , William Butler Yeats
  23. 23. Never The Time And The Place , Robert Browning
  24. 24. Some Advice To Those Who Will Serve Time.. , Nazim Hikmet
  25. 25. The Faun Sees Snow For The First Time , Richard Aldington
  26. 26. Time Cures All , Hilaire Belloc
  27. 27. Meditations In Time Of Civil War , William Butler Yeats
  28. 28. Time And Time And Time Again , David Keig
  29. 29. On Time , John Milton
  30. 30. The Plough Of Time , Lawrence Ferlinghetti
  31. 31. Time Long Past , Percy Bysshe Shelley
  32. 32. Time , Percy Bysshe Shelley
  33. 33. Any Time , William Stanley Merwin
  34. 34. Or From That Sea Of Time , Walt Whitman
  35. 35. That Time And Absence Proves Rather Help.. , John Donne
  36. 36. A Meditation In Time Of War , William Butler Yeats
  37. 37. T Was Just This Time Last Year I Died. , Emily Dickinson
  38. 38. As The Time Draws Nigh , Walt Whitman
  39. 39. Sonnet 49: Against That Time, If Ever Th.. , William Shakespeare
  40. 40. At This Moment Of Time , Delmore Schwartz
  41. 41. Time Of Disturbance , Robinson Jeffers
  42. 42. Time, Real And Imaginary , Samuel Taylor Coleridge
  43. 43. Winter-Time , Robert Louis Stevenson
  44. 44. Spring In War Time , Sara Teasdale
  45. 45. Time To Rise , Robert Louis Stevenson
  46. 46. A Great Time , William Henry Davies
  47. 47. Sonnet 32 - The First Time That The Sun .. , Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  48. 48. Alan Dugan Telling Me I Have A Problem W.. , Nick Flynn
  49. 49. Sonnet Xxxviii: First Time He Kissed Me , Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  50. 50. Dusk In War Time , Sara Teasdale
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