Explore Poems GO!

Sonnet 36 - When We Met First And Loved, I Did Not Build

Rating: 2.7

XXXVI

When we met first and loved, I did not build
Upon the event with marble. Could it mean
To last, a love set pendulous between
Sorrow and sorrow? Nay, I rather thrilled,
Distrusting every light that seemed to gild
The onward path, and feared to overlean
A finger even. And, though I have grown serene
And strong since then, I think that God has willed

A still renewable fear . . . O love, O troth . . .
Read More

READ THIS POEM IN OTHER LANGUAGES
COMMENTS OF THE POEM
* Sunprincess * 24 July 2015

...........beautifully penned...and a most wonderful poem ?

0 0 Reply