William Stanley Braithwaite

(1872-1962 / United States)

Poems of William Stanley Braithwaite

1. A White Road 4/22/2010
2. Del Cascar 4/22/2010
3. Golden Moonrose 4/22/2010
4. Ironic: LL.D. 4/22/2010
5. Madame Of Dreams 4/22/2010
6. Mater Triumphalis 4/22/2010
7. Messengers Of Dreams 4/22/2010
8. My Thoughs Go Marching Like An Armed Host 4/22/2010
9. On The Death Of Thomas Bailey Aldrich 4/22/2010
10. Rhaposdy 4/22/2010
11. Sandy Star And Willie Gee 4/22/2010
12. Scintilla 4/22/2010
13. Sic Vita 1/4/2003
14. Thanksgiving 4/22/2010
15. The House Of Falling Leaves 4/22/2010
16. To Arthur Upson 4/22/2010
17. To Fiona 4/22/2010
18. To Fiona (Nineteen Months Old) 4/22/2010
19. Turn Me To My Yellow Leaves 4/22/2010

Del Cascar

Del Cascar, Del Cascar,
Stood upon a flaming star,
Stood, and let his feet hang down
Till in China the toes turned brown.

And he reached his fingers over
The rim of the sea, like sails from Dover,
And caught a Mandarin at prayer,
And tickled his nose in Orion's hair.

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