Treasure Island

Julia A Moore

(1847-1920 / United States)

Carrie Monro


Air -- "Belle Mahone"


Once there was a lady fair,
With black eyes and curly hair,
She has left this world of care,
Sweet Carrie Monro.

CHORUS:

Sweet Carrie Monro,
Dear Carrie Monro,
And her friends will not forget
Sweet Carrie Monro.

Now those friends miss Carrie here,
For she was loved both far and near,
She has left them all in tears,
Sweet Carrie Monro.

Carrie's age was twenty-three,
A married lady, too, was she --
A mournful parting had to be,
From Carrie Monro.

It's just before her spirit fled
Her husband stood by her bed;
"Prove faithful, birdie, to me," said
Sweet Carrie Monro.

Sad will memory pass o'er
That loved form that is no more --
She's waiting on the other shore,
Loved Carrie Monro.

Submitted: Friday, January 03, 2003

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read poems about / on: husband, memory, sad, hair, world, friend

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?

improve

Comments about this poem (Carrie Monro by Julia A Moore )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Prayer, Naveed Khalid
  2. Heart Thieves, douglas scotney
  3. The CPI(M) , The Aim & Motive of It (The.., Bijay Kant Dubey
  4. Rings I Have Worn, Susan Lacovara
  5. Is The CPI(M) Itself Good And Gentle?, Bijay Kant Dubey
  6. A daily fun!, PARTHA SARATHI PAUL
  7. Ray of Hope, Col Muhamad Khalid Khan
  8. National flag., Gangadharan nair Pulingat..
  9. Examined, Lawrence S. Pertillar
  10. Trance in the rain, Nassy Fesharaki

Poem of the Day

poet Edgar Allan Poe

Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary,
Over many a quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore,
While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping,
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet John Todhunter

 

Member Poem

[Hata Bildir]