Top 100 Poems About: FISH
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13.I Laugh When I Hear That The Fish In The Water Is Thirsty
I laugh when I hear that the fish in the water is thirsty
You don't grasp the fact that what is most alive of all
is inside your own house.
and so you walk from one holy city to the next with
a confused look! read more »Kabir
14.The Lung Fish
The Honorable Ardleigh Wyse
Was every fisherman's despair;
He caught his fish on floating flies,
In fact he caught them in the air, read more »Banjo Paterson
15.A Mullet Is Not A Fish? ?
So said the smart talk back in 1916.
For an out-of-work lawyer pickings were lean. read more »Sidi J. Mahtrow
In a cool curving world he lies
And ripples with dark ecstasies.
The kind luxurious lapse and steal
Shapes all his universe to feel read more »Rupert Brooke
17.Fish And Shadow
The salmon-trout drifts in the stream,
The soul of the salmon-trout floats over the stream
Like a little wafer of light. read more »Ezra Pound
The sea came in with her and her curved snout
and her tin coloured barnacles
and long threaded rose moles
patterned on her body. read more »Keki Daruwalla
MOULD-COLOURED like the leaf long fallen from
The autumn branch, he rises now, the Fish.
The cold eyes of the gannets see their rock: read more »Padraic Colum
20.Caring For A Dead Fish
When the cupboard is bare
And the cat’s had the cream,
Who cares about a dead fish? read more »Pete Crowther
I envied my wife her nightly visions.
She'd lay each one proudly on the bed
like a plump, iridescent fish, read more »Moniza Alvi
22.Fish And Water
Me, very fishy, unable to understand water
Move about in search of an answer read more »Raveendran N.V.
23.Upon The Fish In The Water
The water is the fish's element;
Take her from thence, none can her death prevent;
And some have said, who have transgressors been,
As good not be, as to be kept from sin. read more »John Bunyan
24.To A Fish
You strange, astonished-looking, angle-faced,
Dreary-mouthed, gaping wretches of the sea,
Gulping salt-water everlastingly,
Cold-blooded, though with red your blood be graced, read more »James Henry Leigh Hunt