George Santayana

(16 December 1863 - 26 September 1952 / Madrid)

Premonition


The muffled syllables that Nature speaks
Fill us with deeper longing for her word;
She hides a meaning that the spirit seeks,
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  • Gold Star - 37,965 Points Aftab Alam Khursheed (1/2/2015 10:46:00 AM)

    palpitation feeling of uncertainty nice poem with beautiful lines -
    Till haply, lightning through the storm of ages,
    Our sullen secret flash from sky to sky,
    Glowing in some diviner poet's pages
    And swelling into rapture from this sigh. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 37,965 Points Aftab Alam Khursheed (1/2/2015 10:46:00 AM)

    palpitation feeling of uncertainty nice poem with beautiful lines -
    Till haply, lightning through the storm of ages,
    Our sullen secret flash from sky to sky,
    Glowing in some diviner poet's pages
    And swelling into rapture from this sigh. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 10,335 Points Kim Barney (1/2/2015 8:37:00 AM)

    The computers at PH have selected this poem as poem of the day again for January 2. Nothing new there. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 4,859 Points Savita Tyagi (1/2/2015 8:20:00 AM)

    Beautiful poem. Those unspoken feelings of a higher power and bliss that is sometime felt even in most ordinary circumstances is bubbling with beauty in poet's skilled pen. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 10,508 Points * Sunprincess * (1/2/2014 1:33:00 AM)

    oh this is a very lovely write...read it a couple of times...very nice.. (Report) Reply

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