Top 100 Poems About: EVIL


In this page, poems on / about “evil” 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.
    Rembrandt To Rembrandt

    (AMSTERDAM, 1645)


    And there you are again, now as you are. read more »

    Edwin Arlington Robinson
  • 3.
    Rembrandt To Rembrandt

    (AMSTERDAM, 1645)


    And there you are again, now as you are. read more »

    Edwin Arlington Robinson
  • 4.
    Sonnet 89: Now, That Of Absence

    Now that of absence the most irksome night,
    With darkest shade doth overcome my day;
    Since Stella's eyes, wont to give me my day, read more »

    Sir Philip Sidney
  • 5.
    O Dull Cold Northern Sky

    O DULL cold northern sky,
    O brawling sabbath bells,
    O feebly twittering Autumn bird that tells
    The year is like to die! read more »

    Robert Louis Stevenson
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