Robert Burns

(1759-1796 / Ayrshire / Scotland)

Epitaph On The Same - Poem by Robert Burns

HERE lies, now a prey to insulting neglect,
What once was a butterfly, gay in life's beam:
Want only of wisdom denied her respect,
Want only of goodness denied her esteem.

Topic(s) of this poem: epitaph

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  • Aftab Alam Khursheed (10/25/2014 5:01:00 AM)

    As the title so the poem so beautiful (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, October 25, 2014

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