Annie Louisa Walker

(23 June 1836 - 7 July 1907 / Staffordshire, England)

Annie Louisa Walker Poems

1. Women's Rights 1/3/2003
2. The Night Cometh 1/3/2003
3. The Old Men Used to Sing 4/19/2010

Women's Rights

You cannot rob us of the rights we cherish,
Nor turn our thoughts away
From the bright picture of a "Woman's Mission"
Our hearts portray.

We claim to dwell, in quiet and seclusion,
Beneath the household roof,--
From the great world's harsh strife, and jarring voices,
To stand aloof;--

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