Treasure Island

Abraham Lincoln

(12 February 1809 – 15 April 1865 / Sinking Spring Farm, Kentucky)

Poems of Abraham Lincoln

1. Abraham Lincoln 4/7/2010
2. Abraham Lincoln Is My Name 4/7/2010
3. My Childhood Home I See Again 1/4/2003
4. The Bear Hunt 1/4/2003
5. The Suicide's Soliloquy 4/7/2010
6. To Linnie 4/7/2010
7. To Rosa 4/7/2010
8. Verse On Lee’s Invasion Of The North 4/7/2010

To Rosa

You are young, and I am older;
You are hopeful, I am not -
Enjoy life, ere it grow colder -
Pluck the roses ere they rot.

Teach your beau to heed the lay -
That sunshine soon is lost in shade -
That now's as good as any day -
To take thee, Rosa, ere she fade.

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