Dora Sigerson Shorter

(1866-1918 / Ireland)

A Ballad Of Marjorie - Poem by Dora Sigerson Shorter

'What ails you that you look so pale,
O fisher of the sea?'
''Tis for a mournful tale I own,
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Comments about A Ballad Of Marjorie by Dora Sigerson Shorter

  • Edward Kofi LouisEdward Kofi Louis (6/21/2015 12:39:00 AM)

    Sweet maiden, sweet love. Nice work. (Report)Reply

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  • Francie LynchFrancie Lynch (4/20/2014 11:01:00 PM)

    Nothing like a good narrative poem. I prefer Lord Randal[ but this has a nice twist. The allusions are good. (Report)Reply

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  • Besa DedeBesa Dede (4/22/2012 1:23:00 AM)

    What a beautiful ballad and ode to lost love! Very impressive writing technique.
    ~Besa
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