Witter Bynner

(1881-1968 / United States)

The Fields - Poem by Witter Bynner

Though wisdom underfoot
   Dies in the bloody fields,
Slowly the endless root
   Gathers again and yields.

In fields where hate has hurled
   Its force, where folly rots,
Wisdom shall be unfurled
   Small as forget-me-nots.


Comments about The Fields by Witter Bynner

There is no comment submitted by members..



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Read poems about / on: hate



Poem Submitted: Saturday, January 4, 2003



[Report Error]