John Howard Payne

(9 June 1791 – 10 April 1852 / New York City, New York)

Poems of John Howard Payne

1. Cadences 1/1/2004
2. Home, Sweet Home 1/3/2003
3. Love's Autumn 1/1/2004
4. Sibyl 4/20/2010
5. Song's End 1/1/2004
6. Thorgerda 1/1/2004

Cadences

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(MINOR)

THE ANCIENT memories buried lie,
And the olden fancies pass;
The old sweet flower-thoughts wither and fly,
And die as the April cowslips die,
That scatter the bloomy grass.

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