Samuel Alfred Beadle
Samuel Alfred Beadle Poems
- My Suburban Girl I know a sweet suburban girl, She's witty,...
- Joe's Farm Many aud many a year has gone Since I was cleared...
- Lines On The Death Of A Friend Life is a mysterious ...
- Lines To Caste The things I love I may not touch, But kiss ...
- My Country My Country God bless thee! God bless thee, my ...
- The Southern Girl The fairest thing on land or sea Is the ...
- Forgiven I'd roamed around by no ties bound, But fancy's ...
Samuel Alfred Beadle (born August 17, 1857, in Atlanta, Georgia, died 1932, in Chicago, Illinois) was an American poet and writer. After the Civil War, Beadle moved to Jackson, Mississippi, where he studied law and began the practice of law. more »
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My Suburban Girl
I know a sweet suburban girl,
She's witty, bright and brief;
With dimples in her cheeks; and pearl
In rubies set, for teeth.
Beneath her glossy raven hair
There beams the hazel eye,
Bright as the star of evening there
Where the yellow sunbeams die.
Her breath is like a flower blown,
In fragrance and perfume;
Her voice seems from the blissful throne
where their harps the angels tune.
Her waist is just a trifle more
Than a cubit in its girth;
But when there my arms I throw,
I've all there is of earth.
And when she ...