William Cowper

(26 November 1731 – 25 April 1800 / Hertfordshire)

The Castaway - Poem by William Cowper

Obscurest night involv'd the sky,
Th' Atlantic billows roar'd,
When such a destin'd wretch as I,
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Comments about The Castaway by William Cowper

  • Emily Oldham (10/3/2008 11:11:00 AM)

    I think this poem is beautiful, it grips you from the start (Report)Reply

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  • (9/23/2005 1:34:00 AM)

    'He long survives, who lives an hour
    In ocean, self-upheld'
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