Thomas Campbell

(1777-1844 / Glasgow / Scotland)

Thomas Campbell Poems

1. Maternal Hope 4/7/2010
2. The Child And The Hind 4/7/2010
3. The Exile Of Erin 4/7/2010
4. Lochiel's Warning 4/7/2010
5. The Battle Of The Baltic 1/3/2003
6. Ode To The Memory Of Burns 1/1/2004
7. The Beech Tree's Petition 4/7/2010
8. To The Evening Star 12/31/2002
9. To The Rainbow 4/7/2010
10. Hope Triumphant In Death 4/7/2010
11. Benlomond 1/1/2004
12. Battle Of The Baltic, The 12/31/2002
13. Glenara 4/7/2010
14. The Pleasures Of Hope (Excerpt) 1/1/2004
15. Ye Mariners Of England 5/13/2001
16. The Dirge Of Wallace 1/1/2004
17. Gertrude Of Wyoming 12/31/2002
18. The Last Man 1/3/2003
19. Ode To Winter 1/1/2004
20. Adelgitha 1/1/2004
21. The River Of Life 1/3/2003
22. Last Man, The 12/31/2002
23. Hohenlinden 5/13/2001
24. Song To The Evening Star 5/13/2001
25. River Of Life, The 12/31/2002
26. Hope 4/7/2010
27. Love And Madness 1/1/2004
28. Freedom And Love 12/31/2002
29. Lord Ullin's Daughter 12/31/2002
Best Poem of Thomas Campbell

Lord Ullin's Daughter

A chieftain, to the Highlands bound,
Cries, ``Boatman, do not tarry!
And I'll give thee a silver pound
To row us o'er the ferry!''--

``Now, who be ye, would cross Lochgyle,
This dark and stormy weather?''
``O, I'm the chief of Ulva's isle,
And this, Lord Ullin's daughter.--

``And fast before her father's men
Three days we've fled together,
For should he find us in the glen,
My blood would stain the heather.

``His horsemen hard behind us ride;
Should they our steps discover,
Then who will cheer my bonny bride
When they have...

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The Dirge Of Wallace

When Scotland's great Regent, our warrior most dear,
The debt of his nature did pay,
T' was Edward, the cruel, had reason to fear,
And cause to be struck with dismay.

At the window of Edward the raven did croak,
Though Scotland a widow became;
Each tie of true honor to Wallace he broke-
The raven croaked "Sorrow and shame!"

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