Charles Kingsley

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

Charles Kingsley Quotes

    A Myth

    A FLOATING, a floating
    Across the sleeping sea,
    All night I heard a singing bird
    Upon the topmast tree.

    “Oh, came you from the isles of Greece
    Or from the banks of Seine;
    Or off some tree in forests free,
    Which fringe the western main?”