Robert Seymour Bridges

(1844 - 1930 / England)

When Death To Either Shall Come - Poem by Robert Seymour Bridges

When Death to either shall come,—
I pray it be first to me,—
Be happy as ever at home,
If so, as I wish, it be.

Possess thy heart, my own;
And sing to the child on thy knee,
Or read to thyself alone
The songs that I made for thee.

Comments about When Death To Either Shall Come by Robert Seymour Bridges

  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (4/27/2016 1:26:00 AM)

    Such a nice poem, to be first need courage.10 (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003

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