Sir Walter Scott

(1771-1832 / Edinburgh / Scotland)

The Violet - Poem by Sir Walter Scott

The violet in her greenwood bower,
Where birchen boughs with hazel mingle,
May boast itself the fairest flower
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Comments about The Violet by Sir Walter Scott

  • (4/11/2016 5:39:00 AM)

    A beautiful poem on a familiar commonplace, or topos, but inspired by a real experience, I believe. (Report) Reply

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  • Brenda Harris (3/10/2016 5:23:00 PM)

    Lovely Poem, flowed nicely and well written (Report) Reply

  • Susan Williams (3/10/2016 2:35:00 PM)

    Oh, another poem decrying the falseness of a woman. I think he had poor taste in women. Still the poem is beautifully written even though about a false love (Report) Reply

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