Thomas Hood

(1789-1845 / London / England)

Thomas Hood Poems

81. A Parental Ode To My Son, Aged 3 Years And 5 Months 4/5/2010
82. Autumn Iii 4/5/2010
83. Allegory: A Moral Vehicle 1/3/2003
84. The Haunted House 12/31/2002
85. Midnight 4/5/2010
86. Fair Ines 12/31/2002
87. Allegory 12/31/2002
88. Flowers 1/3/2003
89. Death 12/31/2002
90. Christmas Holidays 12/31/2002
91. Silence 12/31/2002
92. Faithless Sally Brown 12/31/2002
93. Past And Present 1/3/2003
94. Anticipation 4/5/2010
95. Faithless Nelly Gray 1/3/2003
96. The Song Of The Shirt 12/31/2002
97. Autumn 12/31/2002
98. The Bridge Of Sighs 12/31/2002
99. A Lake And A Fairy Boat 1/3/2003
100. No! 1/3/2003
101. Gold! 1/3/2003
102. November 12/31/2002
103. I Remember, I Remember 12/31/2002

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  • Collette Anne Kearns Collette Anne Kearns (10/7/2015 10:49:00 AM)

    My Mother loved this poem. the last few lines made her sad though. She would often comment that the speaker should have been closer to Heaven the older he became.

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  • Dan Reynolds Dan Reynolds (9/23/2014 7:32:00 AM)

    You show some promise, but the archaic language lets you down. Try to read some good contemporary poets and expand your thoughts without the restriction of form.

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  • David Solomon (10/4/2009 3:26:00 PM)

    what a meaningful poem that taught me the meaning of sacrifice, the woman decided to make a song of her pains to make the rich happy although the song will never reach the rich

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Best Poem of Thomas Hood

A Lake And A Fairy Boat

A lake and a fairy boat
To sail in the moonlight clear, -
And merrily we would float
From the dragons that watch us here!

Thy gown should be snow-white silk
And strings of oriental pearls,
Like gossamers dipped in milk,
Should twine with thy raven curls!

Red rubies should deck thy hands,
And diamonds should be thy dower -
But fairies have broke their wands,
And wishing has lost its power!

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Faithless Nelly Gray

A Pathetic Ballad

Ben Battle was a soldier bold,
And used to war's alarms;
But a cannon-ball took off his legs,
So he laid down his arms.

Now as they bore him off the field,
Said he, 'Let others shoot;

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