Edward Rowland Sill

Edward Rowland Sill

the United States
Edward Rowland Sill
the United States
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Edward Rowland Sill (April 29, 1841 – February 27, 1887), American poet and educator, was born in Windsor, Connecticut.

He graduated from Yale in 1861, where he was Class Poet. He engaged in business in California, and entered the Harvard Divinity School in 1867 but soon left it for a position on the staff of the New York Evening Mail. After tea ...
Popular Poems
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The Fool's Prayer
THE royal feast was done; the King
Sought some new sport to banish care,
And to his jester cried: 'Sir Fool,
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2.
Opportunity
This I beheld, or dreamed it in a dream:-
There spread a cloud of dust along a plain;
And underneath the cloud, or in it, raged
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3.
The Open Window
MY tower was grimly builded,
With many a bolt and bar,
'And here,' I thought, 'I will keep my life
From the bitter world afar.'
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4.
Fertility
CLEAR water on smooth rock
Could give no foot-hold for a single flower,
Or slenderest shaft of grain:
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5.
Force
THE stars know a secret
They do not tell;
And morn brings a message
Hidden well.
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