Haniel Long

(9 March 1888 – 17 October 1956 / Rangoon, Burma)

Haniel Long Poems

1. The Poet 1/3/2003
2. Dead Men Tell No Tales 1/3/2003
3. Butterflies 1/3/2003
4. Daphnis and Chloe 4/20/2012

Daphnis and Chloe

You found it difficult to woo—
so do we who follow you.

Everyone would like to mate;
Everyone has had to wait.

So much beauty, so much burning!
But ages pass as we are learning.

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