Hilda Doolittle

(10 September 1886 – 27 September 1961 / Bethlehem, Pennsylvania)

Hilda Doolittle Poems

1. Helen 1/3/2003
2. The Mysteries Remain 1/3/2003
3. Pear Tree 1/3/2003
4. Sea Rose 1/3/2003
5. Leda 1/3/2003
6. Heat 1/3/2003
7. Oread 1/3/2003
8. Sheltered Garden 1/3/2003
9. Acon 1/3/2003
10. At Ithaca 1/3/2003
11. At Baia 1/3/2003
12. Adonis 1/3/2003
13. The Pool 1/3/2003
14. Cassandra 1/3/2003
15. Stars Wheel in Purple 1/3/2003
16. Sea Poppies 1/3/2003
17. Wash of Cold River 1/3/2003
18. From Citron-Bower 1/3/2003
19. Cities 1/3/2003
20. Evadne 1/3/2003

Cassandra

O Hymen king.

Hymen, O Hymen king,
what bitter thing is this?
what shaft, tearing my heart?
what scar, what light, what fire
searing my eye-balls and my eyes with flame?
nameless, O spoken name,
king, lord, speak blameless Hymen.

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