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# Title Poet
176. Advice to a Girl
No one worth possessing
Can be quite possessed;
Sara Teasdale poet by Sara Teasdale
on 1/1/2000
177. Tarantella
Do you remember an Inn,
Miranda?
Hilaire Belloc poet by Hilaire Belloc
on 1/1/2000
178. A Girl
The tree has entered my hands,
The sap has ascended my arms,
Ezra Pound poet by Ezra Pound
on 1/1/2000
179. The Emperor Of Ice-Cream
Call the roller of big cigars,
The muscular one, and bid him whip
Wallace Stevens poet by Wallace Stevens
on 1/1/2000
180. On Pain
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses
your understanding.
Khalil Gibran poet by Khalil Gibran
on 1/1/2000
181. A Sort of a Song
Let the snake wait under
his weed
William Carlos Williams poet by William Carlos Williams
on 1/1/2000
182. A Pretty Woman
I.
That fawn-skin-dappled hair of hers,
Robert Browning poet by Robert Browning
on 1/1/2000
183. A Strange Wild Song
He thought he saw an Elephant
That practised on a fife:
Lewis Carroll poet by Lewis Carroll
on 1/1/2000
184. A Miracle for Breakfast
At six o'clock we were waiting for coffee,
waiting for coffee and the charitable crumb
Elizabeth Bishop poet by Elizabeth Bishop
on 1/1/2000
185. Risk
And then the day came,
when the risk
Anaïs Nin poet by Anaïs Nin
on 1/1/2000
186. A Moment Of Happiness
A moment of happiness,
you and I sitting on the verandah,
Mewlana Jalaluddin Rumi poet by Mewlana Jalaluddin Rumi
on 1/1/2000
187. Heaven-Haven
I have desired to go
Where springs not fail,
Gerard Manley Hopkins poet by Gerard Manley Hopkins
on 1/1/2000
188. After Years
Today, from a distance, I saw you
walking away, and without a sound
Ted Kooser poet by Ted Kooser
on 1/1/2000
189. A Birthday Poem
Just past dawn, the sun stands
with its heavy red head
Ted Kooser poet by Ted Kooser
on 1/1/2000
190. Her Voice
THE wild bee reels from bough to bough
With his furry coat and his gauzy wing.
Oscar Wilde poet by Oscar Wilde
on 1/1/2000
191. Alone Looking at the Mountain
All the birds have flown up and gone;
A lonely cloud floats leisurely by.
Li Po poet by Li Po
on 1/1/2000
192. Marks
My husband gives me an A
for last night's supper,
Linda Pastan poet by Linda Pastan
on 1/1/2000
193. Ithaca
When you set out for Ithaka
ask that your way be long,
Constantine P. Cavafy poet by Constantine P. Cavafy
on 1/1/2000
194. Hold You In My Smile
Sweet moment, stay with me,
and pray do not flee so soon,
Ernestine Northover poet by Ernestine Northover
on 1/1/2000
195. Father Death Blues
Hey Father Death, I'm flying home
Hey poor man, you're all alone
Allen Ginsberg poet by Allen Ginsberg
on 1/1/2000
196. Traveling Through The Dark
Traveling through the dark I found a deer
dead on the edge of the Wilson River road.
William Stafford poet by William Stafford
on 1/1/2000
197. The Horses
Barely a twelvemonth after
The seven days war that put the world to sleep,
Edwin Muir poet by Edwin Muir
on 1/1/2000
198. What Lips My Lips Have Kissed, And Where, And Why (Sonnet ..
What lips my lips have kissed, and where, and why,
I have forgotten, and what arms have lain
Edna St. Vincent Millay poet by Edna St. Vincent Millay
on 1/1/2000
199. The Moment
The moment when, after many years
of hard work and a long voyage
Margaret Atwood poet by Margaret Atwood
on 1/1/2000
200. A Vision
Two crowned Kings, and One that stood alone
With no green weight of laurels round his head,
Oscar Wilde poet by Oscar Wilde
on 1/1/2000
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