Carol Ann Duffy

(1955 / Glasgow / Scotland)

Carol Ann Duffy Poems

1. How many sailors to sail a ship? 12/11/2017
2. Prayer 12/11/2017
3. Havisham 12/11/2017
4. Originally 12/11/2017
5. Mrs Midas 12/11/2017
6. The Dark 12/11/2017
7. War Photographer 12/11/2017
8. If I Was Dead 12/11/2017
9. The Scottish Prince 12/11/2017
10. Sung 12/11/2017
11. The Look 12/11/2017
12. Safe Sounds 12/11/2017
13. Ship 12/11/2017
14. Spell 12/11/2017
15. Christmas Eve 1/25/2016
16. Anne Hathaway 12/11/2017
17. The Love Poem 12/11/2017
18. Warming Her Pearls 12/11/2017
19. Queen Kong 4/13/2016
20. The Last Post 8/29/2015
21. The Oldest Girl in The World 8/7/2015
22. In Mrs Tilscher's Class 12/11/2017
23. Stealing 6/25/2015
24. Adultery 6/8/2015
25. We Remember Your Childhood Well 10/23/2015
26. The Light Gatherer 4/8/2015
27. History 3/17/2015
28. Words, Wide Night 9/5/2015
29. The Shirt 6/24/2015
30. Valentine 12/16/2014

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Best Poem of Carol Ann Duffy

Valentine

Not a red rose or a satin heart.

I give you an onion.
It is a moon wrapped in brown paper.
It promises light
like the careful undressing of love.

Here.
It will blind you with tears
like a lover.
It will make your reflection
a wobbling photo of grief.

I am trying to be truthful.

Not a cute card or a kissogram.

I give you an onion.
Its fierce kiss will stay on your lips,
possessive and faithful
as we are,
for as long as we are.

Take it.
Its platinum loops shrink to a wedding-ring,
if you ...

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History

She woke up old at last, alone,
bones in a bed, not a tooth
in her head, half dead, shuffled
and limped downstairs
in the rag of her nightdress,
smelling of pee.

Slurped tea, stared
at her hand- twigs, stained gloves-

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