John Bannister Tabb

(1845-1909 / the United States)

Break, Break, Break - Poem by John Bannister Tabb

Break, silent Dawn, and flood with light
The fathomless abyss of night;
Break, thunderous Ocean, till the bound
Of utmost silence swim with sound;
Break, troubled heart! No more for thee
Shall light, or sound, or motion be.


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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, September 1, 2010



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