Charles Kingsley

(12 June 1819 – 23 January 1875 / Devon, England)

Charles Kingsley Poems

81. A Christmas Carol 4/15/2010
82. A Farewell: To C.E.G 1/3/2003
83. My Little Doll 4/15/2010
84. The Sands Of Dee 12/31/2002
85. Young And Old 12/31/2002
86. A Farewell 1/3/2003

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  • Tamara Turner (9/12/2018 12:25:00 PM)

    Nice poem :

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  • Stephanie (1/10/2018 9:03:00 AM)

    I like the poem the violet.

  • Ali Baba Ali Baba (7/1/2014 8:23:00 AM)

    poem or poet?

  • Pakpoom Phuto (7/13/2005 4:14:00 AM)

    This poem is good.
    what is main ideas?

Best Poem of Charles Kingsley

A Farewell


My fairest child, I have no song to give you;
No lark could pipe to skies so dull and grey:
Yet, ere we part, one lesson I can leave you
For every day.


Be good, sweet maid, and let who will be clever;
Do noble things, not dream them, all day long:
And so make life, death, and that vast for-ever
One grand, sweet song.

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The Last Buccaneer

OH, England is a pleasant place for them that ’s rich and high;
But England is a cruel place for such poor folks as I;
And such a port for mariners I ne’er shall see again,
As the pleasant Isle of Avès, beside the Spanish main.

There were forty craft in Avès that were both swift and stout,
All furnish’d well with small arms and cannons round about;
And a thousand men in Avès made laws so fair and free
To choose their valiant captains and obey them loyally.

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