William Butler Yeats

(13 June 1865 – 28 January 1939 / County Dublin / Ireland)

Memory

Poem by William Butler Yeats

ONE had a lovely face,
And two or three had charm,
But charm and face were in vain
Because the mountain grass
Cannot but keep the form
Where the mountain hare has lain.


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  • Adeeb AlfatehAdeeb Alfateh (7/18/2019 6:27:00 AM)

    ONE had a lovely face,
    And two or three had charm,
    But charm and face were in vain
    Because the mountain grass
    Cannot but keep the form
    Where the mountain hare has lain.

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, May 15, 2001

Poem Edited: Tuesday, May 15, 2001


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