poet Edna St. Vincent Millay

Edna St. Vincent Millay

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Being Young And Green

Being Young and Green, I said in love's despite:
Never in the world will I to living wight
Give over, air my mind
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  • Ratnakar Mandlik (2/22/2017 10:54:00 PM)

    invaded
    and sacked by the wind and the sun!
    Excellent conceptualization.

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  • Colleen Courtney (5/16/2014 3:08:00 PM)

    The innocence of words spoken when we are young!

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  • * Sunprincess * (3/9/2014 3:10:00 AM)

    Oh, me, invaded
    And sacked by the wind and the sun!

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  • Morag MacDougall (2/14/2012 4:48:00 PM)

    Millay expresses the acknowledgement of maturity that we were mistaken in our youth, yet how glad we are to have been in error!

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