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Hilda Doolittle

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

Poems of Hilda Doolittle

1. Acon 1/3/2003
2. Adonis 1/3/2003
3. At Baia 1/3/2003
4. At Ithaca 1/3/2003
5. Cassandra 1/3/2003
6. Cities 1/3/2003
7. Eurydice 4/30/2012
8. Evadne 1/3/2003
9. Evening 4/30/2012
10. From Citron-Bower 1/3/2003
11. Heat 1/3/2003
12. Helen 1/3/2003
13. Helen in Egypt, Eidolon, Book III: 4 4/30/2012
14. Leda 1/3/2003
15. Lethe 4/30/2012
16. Moonrise 4/30/2012
17. Orchard 12/6/2011
18. Oread 1/3/2003
19. Pear Tree 1/3/2003
20. Prayer 4/30/2012

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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