Treasure Island

George Santayana

(16 December 1863 - 26 September 1952 / Madrid)

Poems of George Santayana

1. A Toast 1/3/2003
2. As in the Midst of Battle there is Room 1/4/2003
3. Before a Statue of Achilles 4/11/2012
4. Cape Cod 4/21/2010
5. Decima 1/3/2003
6. Faith 4/21/2010
7. I Would I Might Forget That I Am I 4/21/2010
8. Mont Brevent 1/3/2003
9. On a Piece of Tapestry 4/11/2012
10. Premonition 1/3/2003
11. Slow and Reluctant Was the Long Descent 1/3/2003
12. Slowly the Black Earth Gains 1/3/2003
13. Sonnet III 1/3/2003
14. Sonnet V 1/3/2003
15. Sonnet VII 4/21/2010
16. Sonnet XLIII 1/3/2003
17. Sonnet XXV 1/3/2003
18. The Poet's Testament 1/3/2003
19. The Power of Art 1/3/2003
20. There May Be Chaos Still Around the World 1/3/2003

A Toast

See this bowl of purple wine,
Life-blood of the lusty vine!
All the warmth of summer suns
In the vintage liquid runs,
All the glow of winter nights
Plays about its jewel lights,
Thoughts of time when love was young
Lurk its ruby drops among,
And its deepest depths are dyed

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