Richard Aldington

(8 July 1892 – 27 July 1962 / Portsmouth, Hampshire)

Poems of Richard Aldington

1. At the British Museum 1/3/2003
2. Bombardment 1/3/2003
3. Childhood 1/3/2003
4. Daisy 1/3/2003
5. Epilogue 1/3/2003
6. Goodbye! 1/3/2003
7. Images 1/3/2003
8. Lemures 1/3/2003
9. Prelude 1/3/2003
10. Round-Pond 1/3/2003
11. The Faun Sees Snow for the First Time 1/3/2003
12. The Poplar 1/3/2003

Childhood

I

The bitterness. the misery, the wretchedness of childhood
Put me out of love with God.
I can't believe in God's goodness;
I can believe
In many avenging gods.
Most of all I believe
In gods of bitter dullness,

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