James Joyce

(2 February 1882 – 13 January 1941 / Dublin / Ireland)

Watching The Needleboats At San Sabba - Poem by James Joyce

I heard their young hearts crying
Loveward above the glancing oar
And heard the prairie grasses sighing:
No more, return no more!

O hearts, O sighing grasses,
Vainly your loveblown bannerets mourn!
No more will the wild wind that passes
Return, no more return.


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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003



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