Emily Jane Brontë

Thornton / Yorkshire
Emily Jane Brontë
Thornton / Yorkshire
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Love And Friendship

Rating: 3.7
Love is like the wild rose-briar,
Friendship like the holly-tree --
The holly is dark when the rose-briar blooms
But which will bloom most contantly?
The wild-rose briar is sweet in the spring,
Its summer blossoms scent the air;
Yet wait till winter comes again
And who wil call the wild-briar fair?
Then scorn the silly rose-wreath now
And deck thee with the holly's sheen,
That when December blights thy brow
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COMMENTS
Gul Bakhti 10 May 2019
what a delicate thought presented with great poetic diction.
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Ishmael Brontë 18 March 2019
The affection of lovers are inconsistent, while the support received from true friends are very useful in times of need? I believe they both are pretty shallow and meaningless.
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MY DISAPPOINTMENT IS IMMEASURABLE, AND FRANKLY, MY DAY IS RUINED.
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Cutie 12 March 2018
Its good. Soooooo very very sweeeet
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Madhabi Banerjee 05 March 2018
very good. thanks for sharing
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GRACE 05 February 2018
I LOVE THE POEM ITS SOOO SWEEEET! ! ! ! ! ! !
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Tapan M. Saren 26 March 2016
Very nice poem.......!
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Dr Lakshmi S Bose 06 January 2015
Some relationships are memorable like this, thanks poet
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