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His Last Sonnet - Poem by John Keats

Bright star, would I were steadfast as thou art! -
Not in lone splendour hung aloft the night,
And watching, with eternal lids apart,
Like Nature's patient sleepless Eremite,
The moving waters at their priestlike task
Of pure ablution round earth's human shores,
Or gazing on the new soft fallen mask
Of snow upon the mountains and the moors -
No -yet still steadfast, still unchangeable,
Pillowed upon my fair love's ripening breast,
To feel for ever its soft fall and swell,
Awake for ever in a sweet unrest,
Still, still to hear her tender-taken breath,
And so live ever -or else swoon to death.


Comments about His Last Sonnet by John Keats

  • Rookie - 0 Points Joshua Martin - Jones (2/3/2017 4:25:00 AM)

    I fell in love with this poem at my granny's funeral pillowed upon my fair love's ripening breast gets me everytime: '(It used to be our favourite past time (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 216,541 Points Gajanan Mishra (8/8/2016 11:02:00 PM)

    love's ripening breast, good one. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 70,673 Points Ratnakar Mandlik (8/8/2016 11:15:00 AM)

    Simply superb, captivating poem and a great pleasure to read. Thanks for sharing it here. (Report) Reply

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Poems About Sonnet

  1. 1. His Last Sonnet , John Keats
  2. 2. Sonnet Lxxxi , Pablo Neruda
  3. 3. Sonnet Xi , Pablo Neruda
  4. 4. Sonnet Viii , Pablo Neruda
  5. 5. Sonnet- Silence , Edgar Allan Poe
  6. 6. Sonnet Vii: How Soon Hath Time, The Subt.. , John Milton
  7. 7. Sonnet I , Sir John Suckling
  8. 8. A Memory (From A Sonnet- Sequence) , Rupert Brooke
  9. 9. Holy Sonnet I: Thou Hast Made Me , John Donne
  10. 10. Sonnet Of The Sweet Complaint , Federico García Lorca
  11. 11. Sonnet- To Science , Edgar Allan Poe
  12. 12. Sonnet , Elizabeth Bishop
  13. 13. Holy Sonnet Xiv: Batter My Heart , John Donne
  14. 14. Sonnet- To Zante , Edgar Allan Poe
  15. 15. Sonnet Xiii: And Wilt Thou Have Me , Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  16. 16. Holy Sonnet X: Death Be Not Proud , John Donne
  17. 17. Sonnet Cxvi: Let Me Not To The Marriage .. , William Shakespeare
  18. 18. Holy Sonnet Xvii: Since She Whom I Loved , John Donne
  19. 19. Sonnet To Liberty , Oscar Wilde
  20. 20. Monna Innominata: A Sonnet Of Sonnets , Christina Georgina Rossetti
  21. 21. Holy Sonnet X , John Donne
  22. 22. Holy Sonnet Iv: Oh My Black Soul! , John Donne
  23. 23. Holy Sonnet Vi: This Is My Playes Last S.. , John Donne
  24. 24. Holy Sonnet Ii: As Due By Many Titles , John Donne
  25. 25. Sonnet To My Mother , George Barker
  26. 26. Sonnet X: Yet Love, Mere Love , Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  27. 27. Sonnet Xiv: If Thou Must Love Me , Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  28. 28. Holy Sonnet Xix: Oh, To Vex Me , John Donne
  29. 29. Holy Sonnet V: I Am A Little World , John Donne
  30. 30. Scorn Not The Sonnet , William Wordsworth
  31. 31. Holy Sonnet Xv: Wilt Thou Love God , John Donne
  32. 32. Holy Sonnet Xiv , John Donne
  33. 33. Holy Sonnet Xiii: What If This Present , John Donne
  34. 34. Holy Sonnet ? , John Donne
  35. 35. Holy Sonnet Xviii: Show Me, Dear Christ , John Donne
  36. 36. Sonnet Xviii: Shall I Compare Thee To A .. , William Shakespeare
  37. 37. Sonnet C , William Shakespeare
  38. 38. Sonnet Cliv , William Shakespeare
  39. 39. Sonnet On A Star , Tamara Beryl Latham
  40. 40. Sonnet Cxl , William Shakespeare
  41. 41. Holy Sonnet Vii: At The Round Earth's , John Donne
  42. 42. Holy Sonnet Iii: O Might Those Sighes , John Donne
  43. 43. Holy Sonnet Xvi: Father , John Donne
  44. 44. Holy Sonnet Xi: Spit In My Face You Jewes , John Donne
  45. 45. Sonnet Cii , William Shakespeare
  46. 46. Sonnet Xi: And Therefore If To Love , Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  47. 47. Holy Sonnet Xii: Why Are We , John Donne
  48. 48. Holy Sonnet Viii: If Faithfull Soules , John Donne
  49. 49. Sonnet Ci , William Shakespeare
  50. 50. Sonnet Cxlvi , William Shakespeare
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