Alfred Lord Tennyson

(6 August 1809 – 6 October 1892 / Lincoln / England)

In Memoriam 16: I Envy Not In Any Moods - Poem by Alfred Lord Tennyson

I envy not in any moods
The captive void of noble rage,
The linnet born within the cage,
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Comments about In Memoriam 16: I Envy Not In Any Moods by Alfred Lord Tennyson

  • Houda Boukassoula (1/10/2018 6:43:00 AM)

    Tis better to have loved and lost
    Than never to have loved at all. A wonderful feeling of satisfaction that helps find inner peace
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  • (8/30/2014 11:34:00 PM)

    After all these years, I cannot resist quoting this one - even though so many people quote the last two lines, not knowing where they came from, applying them in ways not pertinent to the original meaning. 'Tis better.... (Report)Reply

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