Muriel Stuart

(1889-1967 / England)

Muriel Stuart Poems

41. The Fools 1/1/2004
42. Change 1/1/2004
43. Forgotten Dead, I Salute You 12/31/2002
44. After 1/1/2004
45. A Song For Old Love 4/12/2010
46. Now 1/1/2004
47. At A Life's End 1/1/2004
48. Madala Goes By The Orphanage 4/12/2010
49. The Seed-Shop 12/31/2002
50. In The Orchard 12/31/2002

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  • Michael Shepherd (11/14/2004 2:22:00 PM)

    Muriel died in 1967.

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Best Poem of Muriel Stuart

Madala Goes By The Orphanage

Unaware of its terror,
And but half aware
Of the world's beauty near her-
Of sunlight on the stones,
And trembling birds in the square,
Lightly went Madala-
A rose blown suddenly
From Spring's gay mouth; part of the Spring was she.
Warmed to her delicate bones,
Cool in its linen her skin,
her hair up-combed and circled,
Lightly she flowered on the sin
And pain of the Spring-struck world.
Down the street went crazy men,
The winter misery of their blood
Budding in new pain
While beggars whined beside her,
While the street's daughters eyed ...

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A Chicot

IN days of ancient history
Who were you? Tell me if you know.
Between your kisses answer me
To-night, Chicot.

Were you a faun by Castaly
Tracking Urania or Clio?
Or a white boy in Arcady
Astray, Chicot?

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