Queen Elizabeth I

(1533-1603 / England)

In Defiance Of Fortune

Poem by Queen Elizabeth I

Never think you fortune can bear the sway
Where virtue's force can cause her to obey.

Comments about In Defiance Of Fortune by Queen Elizabeth I

  • Bryan Gerard Briggs (11/20/2019 7:37:00 AM)

    this poem
    is living proof
    can be a poem

    that is
    true art!(Report)Reply

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  • * Sunprincess * (10/15/2015 9:56:00 PM)

    .......a short and succinct write ★(Report)Reply

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  • Joseph Dela Sulh (losembe)Joseph Dela Sulh (losembe) (8/6/2015 12:55:00 PM)

    Wise poem. I like it(Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, May 17, 2001

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