Explore Poems GO!

Beowulf's Expedition To Heort

Rating: 3.0

Thus then, much care-worn,
The son of Healfden
Sorrowed evermore,
Nor might the prudent hero
His woes avert.
The war was too hard,
Too loath and longsome,
That on the people came,
Dire wrath and grim,
Of night-woes the worst.

This from home heard
Read More

READ THIS POEM IN OTHER LANGUAGES
COMMENTS OF THE POEM
Susan Williams 06 March 2016

For some reason I am not as fond of this saga than I have been about other Longfellow poetry- I think I will put him down for now and read some other poet's work.

20 1 Reply
* Sunprincess * 29 August 2015

....nice write...this one reads differently than his others, I have read ?

1 0 Reply

Delivering Poems Around The World

Poems are the property of their respective owners. All information has been reproduced here for educational and informational purposes to benefit site visitors, and is provided at no charge...

8/3/2021 8:35:57 PM # 1.0.0.669