Clive Culverhouse

Gold Star - 15,720 Points (England)

Alfred Lord Tennyson - Poem by Clive Culverhouse

Alfred, Lord Tennyson just looked down
not caring I was there
as I looked up at him in mutual silence
Whatever he was holding kept his mind
while mine was pondering his
A giant with Lincoln's stone giant behind

Cast before me, his dog, too, oblivious
sat by his side loyally
A master to his pet, a master of the word
a master placed in history
In bronze, statued in poetry
and standing high

Topic(s) of this poem: famous people , famous poets, historical, history, immortality, inspiration, life, poet, poetry

Comments about Alfred Lord Tennyson by Clive Culverhouse

There is no comment submitted by members..

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

Poem Submitted: Friday, January 19, 2018

Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  10. Television
    Roald Dahl
[Report Error]