Top 100 Poems About: WARNING


In this page, poems on / about “warning” 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.
    Absence

    GOODNIGHT, my love, for I have dreamed of thee,
    In walking dreams, until my soul is lost —
    Is lost in passion's wide and shoreless sea, read more »

    Paul Laurence Dunbar
  • 3.
    Absence

    GOODNIGHT, my love, for I have dreamed of thee,
    In walking dreams, until my soul is lost —
    Is lost in passion's wide and shoreless sea, read more »

    Paul Laurence Dunbar
  • 4.
    Good-Bye, And Keep Cold

    This saying good-bye on the edge of the dark
    And cold to an orchard so young in the bark
    Reminds me of all that can happen to harm
    An orchard away at the end of the farm read more »

    Robert Frost
  • 5.
    Colder

    He was six foot four, and forty-six
    and even colder than he thought he was

    James Thurber, The Thirteen Clocks read more »

    Erica Jong
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