Top 100 Poems About: JOURNEY


In this page, poems on / about “journey” 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.
    A Pastoral Ballad I: Absence

    Arbusta humilesque myricæ. Virg.


    Ye shepherds so chearful and gay, read more »

    William Shenstone
  • 3.
    A Pastoral Ballad I: Absence

    Arbusta humilesque myricæ. Virg.


    Ye shepherds so chearful and gay, read more »

    William Shenstone
  • 4.
    When I Am Gone

    When I am gone, I pray you shed
    No tears upon the grassy bed
    Where that which you have loved is laid
    Under the wind-warped yew-tree's shade. read more »

    Alfred Austin
  • 5.
    Bishop Blougram's Apology

    NO more wine? then we'll push back chairs and talk.
    A final glass for me, though: cool, i' faith!
    We ought to have our Abbey back, you see.
    It's different, preaching in basilicas, read more »

    Robert Browning
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