Members Who Read Most Number Of Poems

Live Scores

Click here to see the rest of the list

(November 11, 1836 – March 19, 1907 / Portsmouth, New Hampshire)

What do you think this poem is about?

For Example: love, art, fashion, friendship and etc.

After the Rain

THE rain has ceased, and in my room
The sunshine pours an airy flood;
And on the church's dizzy vane
The ancient cross is bathed in blood.
From out the dripping ivy leaves,
Antiquely carven, gray and high,
A dormer, facing westward, looks
Upon the village like an eye.
And now it glimmers in the sun,
A globe of gold, a disk, a speck;
And in the belfry sits a dove
With purple ripples on her neck.

Submitted: Thursday, January 01, 2004


Read poems about / on: sunshine, purple, rain, sun

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (At a Reading by Thomas Bailey Aldrich )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..
[Hata Bildir]