Sidney Lanier

(1842-1881 / Macon / Georgia)

A Song Of Love - Poem by Sidney Lanier

Hey, rose, just born
Twin to a thorn;
Was't so with you, O Love and Scorn?
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Comments about A Song Of Love by Sidney Lanier

  • Subhas Chandra Chakra (3/17/2018 8:36:00 PM)

    A great poem from a different time. (Report)Reply

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  • Susan Williams (3/17/2018 2:57:00 PM)

    obviously Lanier had poetic skills but I think he had better skills than topic in this poem and then there is the gap in age between us (Report)Reply

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  • (3/17/2017 10:03:00 AM)

    Oh eye and tear- mother and child,
    Sweet eyes that smiled, Now wet and wild
    Captivating and stunning diction. Thanks for sharing it here.

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  • Brian Jani (4/29/2014 4:43:00 AM)

    I like this poem, it's quite good (Report)Reply

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