Explore Poems GO!

A Party Of Lovers

Rating: 3.1
Pensive they sit, and roll their languid eyes,
Nibble their toast, and cool their tea with sighs,
Or else forget the purpose of the night,
Forget their tea -- forget their appetite.
See with cross'd arms they sit -- ah! happy crew,
The fire is going out and no one rings
For coals, and therefore no coals Betty brings.
A fly is in the milk-pot -- must he die
By a humane society?
No, no; there Mr. Werter takes his spoon,
Inserts it, dips the handle, and lo! soon
Read More
Unnikrishnan E S 23 December 2018
Quote “A fly is in the milk-pot - must he die By a humane society? “ The question the Poet asks is, how humane is the human? We see a very pensive poet here..
0 0 Reply
Prabir Gayen 21 December 2018
romantic poem with extraordinary skill and rhythm... Beautifully executed..
0 0 Reply
poem hater 19 October 2018
Not that good of a poem garbage
0 0 Reply
Gaurav Laloriya 12 May 2018
Nice poem
0 0 Reply
SylvaOnyema 20 April 2018
...sits very well. Nicely comunicated
0 0 Reply
Goodnews Eruemuare 24 October 2015
Words well chiseled out.
0 0 Reply
Mohna Mahadevan 18 April 2015
Can someone please help me annotate this?
1 0 Reply
The essence of love wonderfully created in this poem by the most respected poet in English language. I like the poet very much and this poem also.
0 0 Reply
Gajanan Mishra 07 April 2014
live where you pleased, fine.
2 4 Reply
* Sunprincess * 15 November 2013
I like this...very classy poem...he has captured the attitudes of the upper class precisely :)
10 3 Reply

Delivering Poems Around The World

Poems are the property of their respective owners. All information has been reproduced here for educational and informational purposes to benefit site visitors, and is provided at no charge...

6/17/2021 6:29:14 PM #