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Winter: A Dirge - Poem by Robert Burns

The wintry west extends his blast,
And hail and rain does blaw;
Or the stormy north sends driving forth
The blinding sleet and snaw:
While, tumbling brown, the burn comes down,
And roars frae bank to brae;
And bird and beast in covert rest,
And pass the heartless day.

"The sweeping blast, the sky o'ercast,"
The joyless winter day
Let others fear, to me more dear
Than all the pride of May:
The tempest's howl, it soothes my soul,
My griefs it seems to join;
The leafless trees my fancy please,
Their fate resembles mine!

Thou Power Supreme, whose mighty scheme
These woes of mine fulfil,
Here firm I rest; they must be best,
Because they are Thy will!
Then all I want-O do Thou grant
This one request of mine!-
Since to enjoy Thou dost deny,
Assist me to resign.


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Poems About Winter

  1. 51. Winter: A Dirge , Robert Burns
  2. 52. Winter In The Country , Claude McKay
  3. 53. Seasonal Cycle - Chapter 05 - Winter , Kalidasa
  4. 54. Winter Remembered , John Crowe Ransom
  5. 55. Winter , William Morris
  6. 56. Winter Evening , Archibald Lampman
  7. 57. Winter Stores , Charlotte Brontë
  8. 58. Winter , Robert Southey
  9. 59. A Rhapsody Of A Southern Winter Night , Henry Timrod
  10. 60. The Farm Woman's Winter , Thomas Hardy
  11. 61. Seasonal Cycle - Chapter 04 - Pre Winter , Kalidasa
  12. 62. A Winter Day , Sandra Fowler
  13. 63. Winter Song , Katherine Mansfield
  14. 64. Picture-Books In Winter , Robert Louis Stevenson
  15. 65. Some, Too Fragile For Winter Winds , Emily Dickinson
  16. 66. A Winter Landscape , Mathilde Blind
  17. 67. The Garden In Winter , Lucy Maud Montgomery
  18. 68. The World Is Winter , Sandra Fowler
  19. 69. I Who All The Winter Through , Robert Louis Stevenson
  20. 70. Santa Fe In Winter , Deborah Ager
  21. 71. Winter-Solitude , Archibald Lampman
  22. 72. How One Winter Came In The Lake Region , William Wilfred Campbell
  23. 73. In Winter In My Room , Emily Dickinson
  24. 74. Ode To Winter , Thomas Campbell
  25. 75. Twice A Week The Winter Thorough , Alfred Edward Housman
  26. 76. Autumn And Winter , Algernon Charles Swinburne
  27. 77. Winter Uplands , Archibald Lampman
  28. 78. Winter Winter , Samuel Earle
  29. 79. The First Winter Snow , Richard Brautigan
  30. 80. Winter Sleep , Elinor Morton Wylie
  31. 81. Empty Beds: A Poem To A Winter Night , Amberlee Carter
  32. 82. Perpetual Winter Never Known , David Gascoyne
  33. 83. Zummer An' Winter , William Barnes
  34. 84. The Distant Winter , Philip Levine
  35. 85. A Winter Night , John Hay
  36. 86. Winter Heavens , George Meredith
  37. 87. Book Of Timur - The Winter And Timur , Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  38. 88. Winter Journey Over The Hartz Mountain , Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  39. 89. To A Locomotive In Winter , Walt Whitman
  40. 90. Winter Nights , Thomas Campion
  41. 91. Eden In Winter , Vachel Lindsay
  42. 92. To Winter , Eugene O'Neill
  43. 93. Winter In Durnover Field , Thomas Hardy
  44. 94. Winter Nights…… , Adrian Wait
  45. 95. Relearning Winter , Mark Svenvold
  46. 96. Ballades I - To Theocritus, In Winter , Andrew Lang
  47. 97. Cold Moons Of Winter , Pete Crowther
  48. 98. Toward The Winter Solstice , Timothy Steele
  49. 99. Sonnet Xlii: When Winter Snows , Samuel Daniel
  50. 100. The Lover In Winter Plaineth For The Spr.. , Anonymous
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