William Wordsworth

(1770-1850 / Cumberland / England)

Alice Fell, Or Poverty - Poem by William Wordsworth

THE post-boy drove with fierce career,
For threatening clouds the moon had drowned;
When, as we hurried on, my ear
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Comments about Alice Fell, Or Poverty by William Wordsworth

  • (1/31/2018 1:37:00 AM)

    Beautiful poem. Quite emotive. (Report)Reply

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  • Katherine Hunter (1/7/2013 9:25:00 AM)

    I was kind of hoping he'd adopt her, but that's probably not the point - irony that the child could be sublimely happy or miserable with something as simple as a cloak, but takes being an orphan with ease... (Report)Reply

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  • (6/9/2012 1:50:00 AM)

    Wordsworth ha the ability to look into the life of things. A great poet with a great range of thought. (Report)Reply

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