Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Johnstown Center / Rock County / Wisconsin
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Johnstown Center / Rock County / Wisconsin
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One Woman's History

Rating: 5.0

'The maiden free, the maiden wed.
Can never, never be the same,
A new life springs from out the dead.
And with the speaking of a name-
A breath upon the marriage bed,
She finds herself a something new.


'Where lay the shallows of the maid
No plummet line the wife can sound;

Where round the sunny islands played
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Shaun Cronick 28 March 2020

Ella at her best. Superb!

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Dr Antony Theodore 05 October 2019

very fine poem indeed. tony

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Mwenyeji Spikes 22 February 2016

Inspiring and enlightening

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