Alfred Lord Tennyson

Lincoln / England
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Lincoln / England
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Far-Far-Away

Rating: 3.4
(For Music)

What sight so lured him thro' the fields he knew
As where earth's green stole into heaven's own hue,
Far-far-away?

What sound was dearest in his native dells?
The mellow lin-lan-lone of evening bells
Far-far-away.
What vague world-whisper, mystic pain or joy,
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Dr Antony Theodore 12 October 2019
What vague world-whisper, mystic pain or joy, Thro' those three words would haunt him when a boy, Far-far-away? A beautiful poem. tony
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Adeeb Alfateh 12 October 2019
A whisper from his dawn of life? a breath From some fair dawn beyond the doors of death great great write great 10++++++++
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Ratnakar Mandlik 12 October 2019
" A whisper from his dawn of life" . Amazing poetic expression from the master craftsman.
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Chinedu Dike 12 October 2019
A poignant rendition elegantly crafted in heightened poetic diction with clarity of thought and mind.
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Kumarmani Mahakul 12 October 2019
What vague world-whisper, mystic pain or joy, Thro' those three words would haunt him when a boy, Far-far-away? ...........so touching with nice theme. Beautiful poem composed by Alfred Lord Tennyson
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Kingsley Egbukole 12 October 2019
Beautifully articulated Kingsley Egbukole
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Harley White 12 October 2019
Beautiful poem, in both form and content...
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Ramesh T A 12 October 2019
Lord Tennyson is well known for his beautiful composition of poems with perfect rhyme and rhythm ever and he does great wonder with the three words, far far away at the end of each stanza of this nice poem!
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Dominic Windram 12 October 2019
Magical poetry from the pen of the incomparable Tennyson!
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Sylvia Frances Chan 12 October 2019
I cite hos last stanza here: What charm in words, a charm no words could give? O dying words, can Music make you live Far-far-away? .............................Indeed, I was asking either: Dying Words, can Music make you live.... Captured well, CONGRATULATIONS on being chosen as The Classic Poem Ot The Day. Hurray! To his great family in the USA. God's Blessings in Abundance. Amen
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