Elinor Morton Wylie

(7 September 1885 – 16 December 1928 / Somerville, New Jersey)

Poems of Elinor Morton Wylie

1. A Crowded Trolley-Car 1/3/2003
2. A Proud Lady 1/3/2003
3. Atavism 1/3/2003
4. August 1/3/2003
5. Beauty 1/3/2003
6. Bells in the Rain 1/3/2003
7. Blood Feud 1/3/2003
8. Bronze Trumpets and Sea Water - On Turning Latin into English 1/3/2003
9. Cold-Blooded Creatures 1/3/2003
10. Curious Circumstance 1/3/2003
11. Death and the Maiden 1/3/2003
12. Escape 1/3/2003
13. 'Fire and Sleet and Candlelight' 1/3/2003
14. Incantation 1/3/2003
15. Les Lauriers Sont Coupée 1/3/2003
16. Little Joke 1/3/2003
17. Love Song 1/3/2003
18. Madman's Song 1/3/2003
19. Nadir 1/3/2003
20. Nancy 1/3/2003

The Lost Path

The garden's full of scented wallflowers,
And, save that these stir faintly, nothing stirs;
Only a distant bell in hollow chime
Cried out just now for far-forgoten time,
And three reverberate words the great bell spoke.
The knocker's made of brass, the door of oak,
And such a clamor must be loosed on air
By the knocker's blow that knock I do not dare.
The silence is a spell, and if it break,

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