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A Cliff Dwelling

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There sandy seems the golden sky
And golden seems the sandy plain.
No habitation meets the eye
Unless in the horizon rim,
Some halfway up the limestone wall,
That spot of black is not a stain
Or shadow, but a cavern hole,
Where someone used to climb and crawl
To rest from his besetting fears.
I see the callus on his soul
The disappearing last of him
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Edward Kofi Louis 30 April 2018
Oh years ago! ! Thanks for sharing this poem with us.
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Anil Kumar Panda 30 April 2018
'Some halfway up the limestone wall, That spot of black is not a stain'.. is very nice composition indeed. A gem no doubt. Enjoyed.
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Kumarmani Mahakul 30 April 2018
There sandy seems the golden sky And golden seems the sandy plain........fantastic beginning. Beautiful poem shared.
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Bernard F. Asuncion 30 April 2018
Another great poem of great Robert Frost??????
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Robert Murray Smith 30 April 2018
To call to long past is an art.+++10
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Ruta Mohapatra 30 April 2018
A tribute to our ancestors by one of the greatest poets
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Adiprime 19 December 2017
Robert frost is the best poet of the world
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Mark Arvizu 16 January 2015
Where is your quiet safe place?
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Akanksha Bhatt 04 June 2014
this is really a good poem.. I like it..
6 5 Reply
Luna Tsuki 13 May 2014
beautiful, like all of Robert Frost's poems
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