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A Thing Of Beauty (Endymion)

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A thing of beauty is a joy for ever:
Its lovliness increases; it will never
Pass into nothingness; but still will keep
A bower quiet for us, and a sleep
Full of sweet dreams, and health, and quiet breathing.
Therefore, on every morrow, are we wreathing
A flowery band to bind us to the earth,
Spite of despondence, of the inhuman dearth
Of noble natures, of the gloomy days,
Of all the unhealthy and o'er-darkn'd ways

Made for our searching: yes, in spite of all,
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Amar Abbas 19 July 2012

marvelous and inspiring

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De Dzhambhanz 07 May 2012

I LIKE IT http: //dzhambhanz.blogspot.com/

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Ebi Robert 07 May 2012

He has been one of my best. And he will always be' this is why i wrote him a poem tittled ' ode to keat'

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Readers Captor 09 February 2013

I am really enjoying his feeling in all his verses where he still lives, it is a gift to every creators to live until their creation's lives.....Forever.....

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Rahul Jaiswal 06 July 2012

mmmmmmmmmmmmmm awesome

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Rose Marie Juan-austin 23 September 2021

A timeless poem so beautifully conveyed and executed. Very inspiring.

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Dr Dillip K Swain 12 August 2021

'A thing of beauty is a joy for ever: Its lovliness increases; it will never Pass into nothingness'

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Dr Dillip K Swain 12 August 2021

Therefore, on every morrow, are we wreathing A flowery band to bind us to the earth..............................................

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Dr Dillip K Swain 11 August 2021

Endymion is the perfect example!

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Sylvia Frances Chan 11 August 2021

In his time no one knew that tuberculosis could infect other persons, so when Keats died, few time later Severn died too (the friend who had cared for Keats when he was very ill) and was buried next to Keats. After his death Keats had become very famous and now immortal.

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