Ford Madox Ford
Ford Madox Ford Poems
- On Heaven That day the sunlight lay on the farms; On the ...
- The Cat Of The House Over the hearth with my 'minishing eyes ...
- In Tenebris All within is warm, Here without it's very ...
- Antwerp I Gloom! An October like November; August a ...
- That Exploit Of Yours I meet with two soldiers sometimes here...
- Claire De Lune I I should like to imagine A moonlight in ...
- There Shall Be More Joy... The little angels of Heaven Each ...
Ford Madox Ford (17 December 1873 – 26 June 1939) was an English novelist, poet, critic and editor whose journals, The English Review and The Transatlantic Review, were instrumental in the development of early 20th-century English literature. He is now best remembered for The Good Soldier (1915) and the Parade's End tetralogy.
Born Ford Hermann Hueffer, the son of Francis Hueffer, he ... more »
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To V.H., who asked for a working Heaven
That day the sunlight lay on the farms;
On the morrow the bitter frost that there was!
That night my young love lay in my arms,
The morrow how bitter it was!
And because she is very tall and quaint
And golden, like a quattrocento saint,
i desire to write about Heaven;
To tell you the shape and the ways of it,
And the joys and the toil in the maze of it,
For these there must be in Heaven,
Even in Heaven!
For God is a good man, God is a kind man,
And God's a good brother, and God is ...