William Edmondstoune Aytoun

(1813 - 1865 / Scotland)

Poems of William Edmondstoune Aytoun

1. Blind Old Milton 1/3/2003
2. Charles Edward At Versailles 4/15/2010
3. Danube And The Euxine 4/15/2010
4. Edinburgh After Flodden 4/15/2010
5. Epitaph Of Constantine Kanaris 4/15/2010
6. Hermotimus 4/15/2010
7. Oenone 4/15/2010
8. The Broken Pitcher 4/15/2010
9. The Burial March Of Dundee 4/15/2010
10. The Buried Flower 4/15/2010
11. The Execution Of Montrose 1/1/2004
12. The Heart Of The Bruce 4/15/2010
13. The Island Of The Scots 4/15/2010
14. The Massacre of MacPherson 1/3/2003
15. The Old Camp 4/15/2010
16. The Old Scotish Cavalier 4/15/2010
17. The Refusal of Charon 1/3/2003
18. The Sheik Of Sinai In 1830 4/15/2010
19. The Widow Of Glencoe 4/15/2010

Hermotimus

I.

'Wilt not lay thee down in quiet slumber?
Weary dost thou seem, and ill at rest;
Sleep will bring thee dreams in starry number-
Let him come to thee and be thy guest.
Midnight now is past-
Husband! come at last-
Lay thy throbbing head upon my breast.'

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