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Vivek Naithani United States (3/16/2005 9:41:00 PM)

hi fellows..
there was this poem..don't remember the exact lines but something like...
'all i want in life...is a cabin by the lake to entertain a friend'..
i know it's too vague..but if anyone get it...please help me out

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  • Rookie Peter A. Crowther (3/17/2005 12:30:00 AM) Post reply
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    Is it this one - 'The Lake of Innisfree' by W.B. Yeats? It's got a cabin and a lake :)


    I WILL arise and go now, and go to Innisfree,
    And a small cabin build there, of clay and wattles made;
    Nine bean rows will I have there, a hive for the honey bee,
    And live alone in the bee-loud glade.

    And I shall have some peace there, for peace comes dropping slow, 5
    Dropping from the veils of the morning to where the cricket sings;
    There midnight's all a glimmer, and noon a purple glow,
    And evening full of the linnet's wings.

    I will arise and go now, for always night and day
    I hear lake water lapping with low sounds by the shore; 10
    While I stand on the roadway, or on the pavements gray,
    I hear it in the deep heart's core.

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