Treasure Island

Cale Young Rice

(1872-1943 / United States)

Poems of Cale Young Rice

1. Chanson of the Bells of Oseney 1/4/2003
2. Kinchinjunga (Which is the next highest of mountains) 1/4/2003
3. New Dreams for Old 1/4/2003
4. Old Age 1/4/2003
5. The Chant of the Colorado 1/4/2003
6. The Great Seducer 4/22/2010
7. The Mystic 1/4/2003
8. When the Wind is low 1/4/2003

The Great Seducer

Who looks too long from his window
At the gray, wide, cold sea,
Where breakers scour the beaches
With fingers of sharp foam;
Who looks too long thro the gray pane
At the mad, wild, bold sea,
Shall sell his hearth to a stranger
And turn his back on home.

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