Dylan Thomas

(27 October 1914 – 9 November 1953 / Swansea / Wales)

On A Wedding Anniversary - Poem by Dylan Thomas

The sky is torn across
This ragged anniversary of two
Who moved for three years in tune
Down the long walks of their vows.

Now their love lies a loss
And Love and his patients roar on a chain;
From every tune or crater
Carrying cloud, Death strikes their house.

Too late in the wrong rain
They come together whom their love parted:
The windows pour into their heart
And the doors burn in their brain.


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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003



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