Why — do they shut Me out of Heaven?

Did I sing — too loud?

But — I can say a little "Minor"

Timid as a Bird!

Wouldn't the Angels try me —

Just — once — more —

Just — see — if I troubled them —...


The murmur of a bee

A witchcraft yieldeth me.

If any ask me why,

'T were easier to die

Than tell.

The red upon the hill


DEAL gently, thou whose hand hath won

     The young bird from its nest away,

Where, careless,'neath a vernal sun,

     She gayly carolled day by day;

The haunt is lone, the heart must grieve,

     From where her...


Wild Nights — Wild Nights!

Were I with thee

Wild Nights should be

Our luxury!

Futile — the Winds —

To a Heart in port —

Done with the Compass —

Done with the Chart!



This is the joy-inspiring day

That gave these blessings to our lot

Then let us share the social rites

Join hands, all malice be forgot!

This little star, once marked by none

Now shines a bright - a BLAZING SUN!...


Will there really be a "Morning"?

Is there such a thing as "Day"?

Could I see it from the mountains

If I were as tall as they?

Has it feet like Water lilies?

Has it feathers like a Bird?

Is it...


BEFORE I sigh my last gasp, let me breathe,
Great Love, some legacies; I here bequeath
Mine eyes to...


William Cowper Esqre

For this is being a Friend just in the nick

Not when hes well but waiting till hes sick

He calls you to his help be you not movd

Untill by being Sick his wants are provd...


O Willie brew'd a peck o' maut,

And Rob and Allen cam to see;

Three blyther hearts, that lee-lang night,

Ye wadna found in Christendie.

Chorus.-We are na fou, we're nae that fou,

But just a drappie in our...


There came a whisper down the Bland between the dawn and dark,

Above the tossing of the pines, above the river's flow;

It stirred the boughs of giant gums and stalwart ironbark;

It drifted where the wild ducks played amid the swamps below;...