George Meredith

(12 February 1828 – 18 May 1909 / Portsmouth, England)

Ask, Is Love Divine

Poem by George Meredith

Ask, is Love divine,
Voices all are, ay.
Question for the sign,
There's a common sigh.
Would we, through our years,
Love forego,
Quit of scars and tears?
Ah, but no, no, no!


Comments about Ask, Is Love Divine by George Meredith

  • sandy (1/24/2019 3:39:00 AM)

    it is advisable to indicate the first publication of poems: date, book or magazine(Report)Reply

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  • Rajnish MangaRajnish Manga (1/8/2018 10:49:00 PM)

    Small poem with a profound meaning and an exquisite expression.
    Thanks.(Report)Reply

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  • Mary SkarpathiotakiMary Skarpathiotaki (1/8/2018 3:11:00 PM)

    a beautiful poem by George Meredith great! ! ! ! ! ! ! 10+++++++++++++(Report)Reply

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  • Bernard F. AsuncionBernard F. Asuncion (1/8/2018 2:05:00 PM)

    Such a beautiful poem by George Meredith👍👍👍(Report)Reply

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  • Edward Kofi LouisEdward Kofi Louis (1/8/2018 11:28:00 AM)

    Quit of scars and tears! ! Thanks for sharing this poem with us.(Report)Reply

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  • debendra majhi (1/8/2018 9:44:00 AM)

    just as the four lettered word itself depicting volumes, the poet has expressed it all through the eight liner.Congrats!(Report)Reply

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  • Anil Kumar PandaAnil Kumar Panda (1/8/2018 9:30:00 AM)

    A very nice poem indeed. Short and to the point.(Report)Reply

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  • Savita TyagiSavita Tyagi (1/8/2018 8:59:00 AM)

    Dramatic expressions giving desirous effect. Saying so much with brevity.(Report)Reply

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  • Ramesh T ARamesh T A (1/8/2018 1:48:00 AM)

    Indeed love is greatest human power in the world! No one can forgo love ever because none can survive long sans love in the world!(Report)Reply

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  • Deepak Kumar Pattanayak (1/8/2018 1:20:00 AM)

    There opens an entrance to the divine mind and so love through bearing pains, scars, tears, anguish...........
    great composition with great thought........thanks for sharing(Report)Reply

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  • Ruta MohapatraRuta Mohapatra (1/8/2018 1:12:00 AM)

    Well expressed in just a few lines!(Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, April 14, 2010