Top 100 Poems About: BIRTH


In this page, poems on / about “birth” are listed.
  • 1.
    The Giaour

    A Fragment of a Turkish Tale

    The tale which these disjointed fragments present, is founded upon circumstances now less common in the East than formerly; either because the ladies are more circumspect than in the 'olden time', or because the Christians have better fortune, or less enterprise. The story, when entire, contained the adventures of a female slave, who was thrown, in the Mussulman manner, into the sea for infidelity, and avenged by a young Venetian, her lover, at the time the Seven Islands were possessed by the Republic of Venice, and soon after the Arnauts were beaten back from the Morea, which they had ravaged for some time subsequent to the Russian invasion. The desertion of the Mainotes on being refused the plunder of Misitra, led to the abandonment of that enterprise, and to the desolation of the Morea,during which the cruelty exercised on all sides was unparalleled even in the annals of the faithful. read more »

    George Gordon Byron
  • 2.
    Tortoise Shout

    I thought he was dumb,
    I said he was dumb,
    Yet I've heard him cry. read more »

    David Herbert Lawrence
  • 3.
    Millenial Hymn To Lord Shiva

    Earth no longer
    hymns the Creator,
    the seven days of wonder,
    the Garden is over — read more »

    Kathleen Jessie Raine
  • 4.
    Millenial Hymn To Lord Shiva

    Earth no longer
    hymns the Creator,
    the seven days of wonder,
    the Garden is over — read more »

    Kathleen Jessie Raine
  • 5.
    The End

    We decided to have the abortion, became
    killers together. The period that came
    changed nothing. They were dead, that young couple
    who had been for life. read more »

    Sharon Olds
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