Barry Cornwall

(21 November 1787 – 5 October 1874 / Leeds, England)

Barry Cornwall Poems

1. The Blood Horse 1/1/2004
2. The Sea 1/1/2004
3. The New-born Baby's Song 1/1/2004
4. A Petition To Time 1/1/2004
5. Sit Down, Sad Soul 1/1/2004
6. The Old Witch in the Copse 1/1/2004
7. The Poet's Song To His Wife 1/1/2004
8. In France 1/1/2004
9. The Stormy Petrel 1/1/2004
10. Life 1/1/2004
11. The Watch 1/1/2004
12. Golden-Tressed Adelaide 1/1/2004
13. The Hunter’s Song 1/1/2004
14. Peace! What Do Tears Avail? 1/1/2004
15. A Poet’s Thought 1/1/2004
16. Song (Here's a health to thee, Mary...) 3/6/2012
17. The Song Of A Felon's Wife 3/6/2012
18. King Death 3/6/2012
19. Serenade (Inesilla! I am here...) 3/6/2012

Sit Down, Sad Soul

SIT down, sad soul, and count
The moments flying:
Come,—tell the sweet amount
That ’s lost by sighing!
How many smiles?—a score?
Then laugh, and count no more;
For day is dying.

Lie down, sad soul, and sleep,

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