Oscar Wilde

(1854-1900 / Dublin / Ireland)

At Verona


HOW steep the stairs within Kings' houses are
For exile-wearied feet as mine to tread,
And O how salt and bitter is the bread
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Comments about this poem (At Verona by Oscar Wilde )

  • Rookie SS BAGHELA (9/30/2005 9:53:00 AM)

    Wilde had his poetic fervour matured while being behind the bars. (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie SS BAGHELA (9/30/2005 9:48:00 AM)

    Wilde is a historian besides being a poet. (Report) Reply

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