Amelia Opie

(12 November 1769 – 2 December 1853 / Norwich)

Poems of Amelia Opie

41. To Lothario 1/3/2003
42. While many a fond and blooming maid 4/21/2010
43. Yes, Mary Ann 1/3/2003
44. Yes, thou art changed since first we met 4/21/2010
45. You ask why these mountains 4/21/2010

Ode to Borrowdale

IN CUMBERLAND.

Hail , Derwent's beauteous pride!
Whose charms rough rocks in threatening grandeur guard,
Whose entrance seems to mortals barred,
But to the Genius of the storm thrown wide.

He on thy rock's dread height,
Reclined beneath his canopy of clouds,

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