Katherine Mansfield

(14 October 1888 – 9 January 1923 / Wellington)

Katherine Mansfield Poems

1. A Little Boy's Dream 12/31/2002
2. Butterfly Laughter 12/31/2002
3. Countrywomen 12/31/2002
4. Across The Red Sky 12/31/2002
5. Camomile Tea 12/31/2002
6. A Little Girl's Prayer 12/31/2002
7. Loneliness 12/31/2002
8. Grown-Up Talk 1/3/2003
9. Fairy Tale 12/31/2002
10. A Day in Bed 12/31/2002
11. A Few Rules for Beginners 12/31/2002
12. Autumn Song 12/31/2002
13. In the Rangitaki Valley 12/31/2002
14. Firelight 12/31/2002
15. A Fine Day 12/31/2002
16. Evening Song of the Thoughtful Child 12/31/2002
17. Stars 12/31/2002
18. Winter Song 12/31/2002
19. Deaf House Agent 12/31/2002
20. Jangling Memory 12/31/2002

Jangling Memory

Heavens above! here's an old tie of your--
Sea-green dragons stamped on a golden ground.
Ha! Ha! Ha! What children we were in those days.

Do you love me enough to wear it now?
Have you the courage of your pristine glories?
Ha! Ha! Ha! You laugh and shrug your shoulders.

Those were the days when a new tie spelt a fortune:

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