Victoria Sackville-West

(1892 - 1962 / England)

Victoria Sackville-West Poems

1. And so it ends 1/1/2004
2. Days I enjoy 1/1/2004
3. Tuscany 4/15/2010
4. The Greater Cats 1/1/2004
5. A Saxon Song 4/15/2010
6. Leopards at Knole 1/1/2004
7. Evening 4/15/2010
8. Beechwoods at Knole 1/1/2004
9. Full Moon 4/15/2010
10. Moonlight 1/13/2003
11. Song 4/15/2010
12. Making Cider 4/15/2010
13. Bee-Master 4/15/2010
14. Sailing Ships 4/15/2010
15. Trio 4/15/2010
16. Mariana In The North 4/15/2010
17. Bitterness 4/15/2010

Leopards at Knole

Leopards on the gable-ends,
Leopards on the painted stair,
Stiff the blazoned shield they bear,
Or and gules, a bend of vair,
Leopards on the gable-ends,
Leopards everywhere.

Guard and vigil in the night
While the ancient house is sleeping

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