George Darley

(1795 - 1846 / Dublin)

Poems of George Darley

1. Dirge 1/3/2003
2. It Is Not Beauty I Demand 1/3/2003
3. Nepenthe 4/21/2010
4. Song 1/3/2003
5. The Anonymous Poet 1/3/2003
6. The Fallen Star 1/3/2003
7. The Joy of Childhood 1/3/2003
8. The Mermaidens' Vesper-Hymn 1/3/2003
9. The Moon and Sea 1/3/2003
10. The Phoenix 1/3/2003
11. The Solitary Lyre 4/21/2010
12. To Helene 1/3/2003

To Helene

I sent a ring—a little band
Of emerald and ruby stone,
And bade it, sparkling on thy hand,
Tell thee sweet tales of one
Whose constant memory
Was full of loveliness, and thee.

A shell was graven on its gold,—
'Twas Cupid fix'd without his wings—

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