William Ernest Henley

(1849 - 1902 / Gloucester / England)

Dedication--To My Wife - Poem by William Ernest Henley

Take, dear, my little sheaf of songs,
For, old or new,
All that is good in them belongs
Only to you;

And, singing as when all was young,
They will recall
Those others, lived but left unsung -
The bent of all.


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Poem Submitted: Monday, April 12, 2010



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