poet Sappho


#141 on top 500 poets


Set are the Pleiades; the Moon is down
And midnight dark on high.
The hours, the hours, drift by,
And here I lie,

Poem Submitted: Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Add this poem to MyPoemList

Rating Card

2,9 out of 5
23 total ratings
rate this poem

Comments about Loneliness by Sappho

  • Ratnakar Mandlik (6/7/2016 3:11:00 AM)

    Loneliness is like midnight dark on high! Great concept.

    Report Reply
    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?