Muriel Stuart

(1889-1967 / England)

Muriel Stuart Poems

1. In the Orchard 12/31/2002
2. The Seed-Shop 12/31/2002
3. Madala Goes By The Orphanage 4/12/2010
4. At a Life's End 1/1/2004
5. A Song for Old Love 4/12/2010
6. After 1/1/2004
7. Forgotten Dead, I Salute You 12/31/2002
8. Change 1/1/2004
9. Christ at Carnival 1/1/2004
10. Forgiveness 1/1/2004
11. Man and his Makers 4/12/2010
12. Leda 4/12/2010
13. A Chicot 1/1/2004
14. Ave et Vale 1/1/2004
15. Annunciation 4/12/2010
16. Mrs. Effingham's Swan Song 4/12/2010
17. Andromeda Unfettered 4/12/2010
18. Now 1/1/2004
19. For Fasting Days 4/12/2010
20. Lady Hamilton 4/12/2010

Possession

MOST blessed one, how can I let thee go?
Canst thou forswear the nightingale its tune--
Stay the young sea from following his moon--
Bid hyacinth put out her blue light? Oh,
Thou art not mine but Me! and being so
How canst thou bid my year stop short of June,
Or hold my feet from following thine so soon,
Or bid me build on Heaven's overthrow?
Nay, how can I put off thy presence? Where

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