Walter Savage Landor

(30 January 1775 – 17 September 1864 / Warwick)

Proud Word You Never Spoke - Poem by Walter Savage Landor

Proud word you never spoke, but you will speak
Four not exempt from pride some future day.
Resting on one white hand a warm wet cheek,
Over my open volume you will say,
'This man loved me'—then rise and trip away.


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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003



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