John Donne

(24 January 1572 - 31 March 1631 / London, England)

A Lecture Upon The Shadow


Stand still, and I will read to thee
A lecture, love, in love's philosophy.
These three hours that we have spent,
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  • Gold Star - 10,411 Points * Sunprincess * (1/28/2014 8:49:00 PM)

    ......these thoughts on shadows lets us know we are mortal and alive....great write.. (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 4,965 Points Jayatissa K. Liyanage (10/15/2010 10:24:00 PM)

    This is poetry, no doubt. To enjoy a poem, one doesn't have to read through pages. Few words, running in to many pages in meaning. Great stuff. I like it. (Report) Reply

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