Robert Browning
London / England

Poems

Hit Title Date Added
1.
My Last Duchess
That's my last Duchess painted on the wall,
Looking as if she were alive. I call
That piece a wonder, now: Fr Pandolf's hands
Worked busily a day, and there she stands
...
2.
A Woman's Last Word
Let's contend no more, Love,
Strive nor weep:
All be as before, Love,
---Only sleep!
...
3.
Life In A Love
Escape me?
Never---
Beloved!
While I am I, and you are you,
...
4.
A Pretty Woman
That fawn-skin-dappled hair of hers,
And the blue eye
Dear and dewy,
And that infantine fresh air of hers!
...
5.
After
Take the cloak from his face, and at first
Let the corpse do its worst!

How he lies in his rights of a man!
...
6.
Porphyria's Lover
The rain set early in to-night,
The sullen wind was soon awake,
It tore the elm-tops down for spite,
And did its worst to vex the lake:
...
7.
A Light Woman
So far as our story approaches the end,
Which do you pity the most of us three?---
My friend, or the mistress of my friend
With her wanton eyes, or me?
...
8.
A Lovers' Quarrel
Oh, what a dawn of day!
How the March sun feels like May!
All is blue again
After last night's rain,
...
9.
Evelyn Hope
Beautiful Evelyn Hope is dead!
Sit and watch by her side an hour.
That is her book-shelf, this her bed;
She plucked that piece of geranium-flower,
Beginning to die too, in the glass;
...
10.
A Serenade At The Villa
That was I, you heard last night,
When there rose no moon at all,
Nor, to pierce the strained and tight
Tent of heaven, a planet small:
Life was dead and so was light.
...

Delivering Poems Around The World

Poems are the property of their respective owners. All information has been reproduced here for educational and informational purposes to benefit site visitors, and is provided at no charge...

4/11/2021 8:05:58 AM # 1.0.0.559