William Shakespeare

(26 April 1564 - 23 April 1616 / Warwickshire)

A Fairy Song - Poem by William Shakespeare

Over hill, over dale,
Thorough bush, thorough brier,
Over park, over pale,
read full text »

Comments about A Fairy Song by William Shakespeare

  • (10/31/2008 8:45:00 PM)

    what was that all about? (Report) Reply

    1 person liked.
    1 person did not like.
  • p.a. noushad (6/7/2008 1:39:00 AM)

    poem gives the deep insight about the realitis of life. (Report) Reply

  • Mark Nwagwu (4/8/2008 3:22:00 AM)

    Shakespeare is ever so deep. in this poem i find jewels in dewdrops and will wet my love's lips theywith. (Report) Reply

  • (1/20/2008 12:33:00 AM)

    i thought this poem was about his admiration of riches and his desire to be rich (Report) Reply

  • (6/22/2007 6:34:00 PM)

    I, Scylla, am passing on a note from my good friend, Palimpsestic Muse Priscilla Primrose, Internet High Grammarian, who says: 'It's 'through bush, through briar', not 'thorough''.

    Well said and well done, Muse Priscilla! - Your friend, Scylla
    (Report) Reply

  • Brian Dorn (7/24/2006 10:17:00 AM)

    A fancy and whimsical romp through 'fairyland.' (Report) Reply

  • Egal Bohen (2/4/2006 6:09:00 AM)

    There go all of us, but not in these bodies (Report) Reply

  • (10/29/2005 9:53:00 AM)

    i think that i speak for many when i say that shakepeares style is unique....and wonderful. i love the words. its the kind of writing that makes you go cold in your chair. (Report) Reply

# 38 poem on top 500 Poems

User Rating:
3,7 / 5 ( 302 votes ) 88

[Report Error]