Ernest Myers

(13 October 1844 - 25 November 1921 / Keswick / England)

Poems of Ernest Myers

1. Etsi Omnes, Ego Non 4/21/2010
2. Gordon 4/21/2010
3. Infant Eyes 1/3/2003
4. The Seamaids’ Music 4/21/2010

Etsi Omnes, Ego Non

HERE where under earth his head
Finds a last and lonely bed,
Let him speak upon the stone:
Etsi omnes, ego non.

Here he shall not know the eyes
Bent upon their sordid prize
Earthward ever, nor the beat
Of the hurrying faithless feet.

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