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Percy Bysshe Shelley

(1792-1822 / Horsham / England)

Alastor: or, the Spirit of Solitude


Earth, Ocean, Air, belovèd brotherhood!
If our great Mother has imbued my soul
With aught of natural piety to feel
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  • Veteran Poet - 4,763 Points Lorraine Margueritte Gasrel Black (10/1/2014 1:42:00 AM)

    This poem could be a book..it was quite long but very eloquent..I can see why it cemented his fame as a great poet.Shelly has long been a favorite poet of mine.I read his biography ARIEL many years ago..this poem is a masterpiece and deserves more than a ten...It's a worthwhile read..take your time and enjoy.. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 58 Points Brian Jani (7/12/2014 8:18:00 AM)

    oh M.G this poem is the longest that i have read but i really enjoyed it.well done (Report) Reply

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