Thomas Bailey Aldrich

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

Thomas Bailey Aldrich Poems

41. Memory 1/3/2003
42. Like Crusoe, Walking by the Lonely Strand 1/3/2003
43. L'Eau Dormante 1/3/2003
44. Latakia 4/8/2010
45. Kriss Kringle 4/8/2010
46. Invita Minerva 1/3/2003
47. In Westminster Abbey 1/3/2003
48. I'll Not Confer With Sorrow 1/3/2003
49. Identity 1/1/2004
50. I Vex Me Not With Brooding on the Years 1/3/2003
51. Hesperides 4/8/2010
52. Heredity 4/8/2010
53. Henry Howard Brownell 1/3/2003
54. Guilielmus Rex 1/3/2003
55. Fredericksburg 1/3/2003
56. Fannie 4/8/2010
57. Even This Will Pass Away 1/3/2003
58. England 4/8/2010
59. Enamored Architect of Airy Rhyme 1/3/2003
60. Elmwood 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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