Laura Riding

(January 16, 1901 – September 2, 1991 / New York City)

Laura Riding Poems

1. The Poet's Corner 1/13/2003
2. With The Face 1/13/2003
3. In Due Form 1/13/2003
4. The World And I 1/13/2003
5. Yes And No 1/13/2003
6. The Simple Line 1/13/2003
7. The Quids 1/13/2003

In Due Form

I do not doubt you.
I know you love me.
It is a fact of your indoor face,
A true fancy of your muscularity.
Your step is confident.
Your look is thorough.
Your stay-beside-me is a pillow
To roll over on
And sleep as on my own upon.

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