Elinor Morton Wylie

(7 September 1885 – 16 December 1928 / Somerville, New Jersey)

Beauty Poem by Elinor Morton Wylie


Say not of beauty she is good,
Or aught but beautiful,
Or sleek to doves' wings of the wood
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  • Bronze Star - 2,486 Points John Richter (1/16/2015 6:39:00 AM)

    Quite captures the essence of woman, I think. Or the wrath thereof. (Report) Reply

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  • Silver Star - 3,608 Points Pranab K Chakraborty (1/16/2015 12:37:00 AM)

    Lovely with matching contrast what always saturated within beauty. Good stroke to define good. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 15,783 Points Deepak Kumar Pattanayak (1/16/2014 3:25:00 AM)

    Simply more than beautiful..................... (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Emily Pearl (7/30/2006 1:59:00 PM)

    Well, with a name like Wylie/Wyllie, how could you go wrong, the strong the brave, the scottish wave-from me to you, ya stylish gurl, fined in pen, adored the swirl
    Love- Duncan The Part Scot XXXXXXX (Report) Reply

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