Charles Lamb

(10 February 1775 – 27 December 1834 / London)

Charles Lamb Poems

1. A Vision Of Repentance 4/10/2010
2. The Old Familiar Faces 1/4/2003
3. Anger 4/10/2010
4. Beauty And The Beast 4/10/2010
5. Blindness 4/10/2010
6. On an Infant dying as soon as born 1/4/2003
7. A timid grace sits trembling in her eye 1/1/2004
8. A Farewell To Tobacco 4/10/2010
9. Breakfast 4/10/2010
10. Choosing A Name 4/10/2010
11. Crumbs To The Birds 4/10/2010
12. A Ballad 4/10/2010
13. Cleanliness 4/10/2010
14. The Boy And The Snake 4/10/2010
15. Choosing A Profession 4/10/2010
16. As when a child... 4/10/2010
17. Hester 1/4/2003
18. A Dramatic Fragment 4/10/2010
19. Clock Striking 4/10/2010
20. Charity 4/10/2010

Hester

WHEN maidens such as Hester die
Their place ye may not well supply,
Though ye among a thousand try
   With vain endeavour.

A month or more hath she been dead,
Yet cannot I by force be led
To think upon the wormy bed
   And her together.

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