Treasure Island

James Lionel Michael

(October 1824 – 26 April 1868 / London, England)

Poems of James Lionel Michael

1. `Through Pleasant Paths' 1/4/2003
2. Personality 1/4/2003
3. The Eye of the Beholder 1/1/2004

Personality

"Death is to us change, not consummation."
Heart of Midlothian.

A change! no, surely, not a change,
   The change must be before we die;
Death may confer a wider range,
   From pole to pole, from sea to sky,
It cannot make me new or strange
   To mine own Personality!

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