Walter Conrad Arensberg Poems

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1.
Dialogue

Be patient, Life, when Love is at the gate,
And when he enters let him be at home.
Think of the roads that he has had to roam.
Think of the years that he has had to wait.
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2.
Song Of The Souls Set Free

Wrap the earth in cloudy weather
For a shroud.
We have slipped the earthly tether,
We’re above the cloud.
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3.
To Hasekawa

Perhaps it is no matter that you died.
Life’s an incognito which you saw through:
You never told on life—you had your pride;
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4.
At Daybreak

I had a dream and I awoke with it—
Poor little thing that I had not unclasped
After the kiss good-by.
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5.
Voyage A L'Infini

The swan existing
Is like a song with an accompaniment
Imaginary.
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