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A Circular

Rating: 2.9
As 'legal representative'
I read a missive not my own,
On new designs the senders give
For clothes, in tints as shown.

Here figure blouses, gowns for tea,
And presentation-trains of state,
Charming ball-dresses, millinery,
Warranted up to date.
And this gay-pictured, spring-time shout
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COMMENTS
Rich Tassinari 29 December 2020
More use of understatement from Hardy contrasting the relative importance of societal dress fashion and death. Which is of more concern?
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Ratnakar Mandlik 27 November 2019
An intriguing theme as also the poem. Yet quite amusing.
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* Sunprincess * 14 November 2015
........an interesting poem and theme...he must have seen fashion change many times in his lifetime ?
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