Thomas Bailey Aldrich

(November 11, 1836 – March 19, 1907 / Portsmouth, New Hampshire)

Poems of Thomas Bailey Aldrich

41. Identity 1/1/2004
42. I'll Not Confer With Sorrow 1/3/2003
43. In Westminster Abbey 1/3/2003
44. Invita Minerva 1/3/2003
45. Kriss Kringle 4/8/2010
46. Latakia 4/8/2010
47. L'Eau Dormante 1/3/2003
48. Like Crusoe, Walking by the Lonely Strand 1/3/2003
49. Memory 1/3/2003
50. Miracles 1/3/2003
51. Monody on the Death of Wendell Phillips 1/3/2003
52. No Songs in Winter 1/3/2003
53. On Reading William Watson's Sonnet Entitled The Purple East 1/3/2003
54. Outward Bound 1/3/2003
55. Palabras Cariñosas 4/8/2010
56. Palinode 1/3/2003
57. Pauline Pavlovna 1/3/2003
58. Pillared Arch and Sculptured Tower 1/3/2003
59. Piscataqua River 4/8/2010
60. Prescience 4/8/2010

Identity

SOMEWHERE--in desolate wind-swept space--
In Twilight-land--in No-man's land--
Two hurrying Shapes met face to face,
And bade each other stand.

"And who are you?" cried one a-gape,
Shuddering in the gloaming light.
"I know not," said the second Shape,
"I only died last night!"

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