Anne Sexton

(9 November 1928 – 4 October 1974 / Newton, Massachusetts)

Crossing The Atlantic

Poem by Anne Sexton

We sail out of season into on oyster-gray wind,
over a terrible hardness.
Where Dickens crossed with mal de mer
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Comments about Crossing The Atlantic by Anne Sexton

  • Stuart Mason (7/11/2006 6:19:00 PM)

    I'm not a huge fan of the poem as a whole but some, naw most, of the similes are astounding.(Report)Reply

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