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Ted Hughes

(1930 - 1998 / West Yorkshire / England)

Poems of Ted Hughes

If you see a poem only with title, it is listed that way because of copyright reasons.
1. A Woman Unconscious 1/13/2003
2. Bride and Groom Lie Hidden for Three Days 1/3/2003
3. Crow's Fall 1/1/2004
4. Crow's Nerve Fails 1/3/2003
5. Daffodils 10/16/2005
6. Examination at the Womb-Door 1/3/2003
7. Full Moon and Little Frieda 1/3/2003
8. Hawk Roosting 1/3/2003
9. How To Paint A Water Lily 1/1/2004
10. Lineage 1/3/2003
11. Lovesong 1/3/2003
12. Macaw and Little Miss 1/3/2003
13. Old Age Gets Up 1/3/2003
14. Pike 10/16/2005
15. Relic 10/16/2005
16. September 1/3/2003
17. The Harvest Moon 1/3/2003
18. The Minotaur 1/1/2004
19. The Owl 1/3/2003
20. The Seven Sorrows 10/16/2005

Daffodils

Remember how we picked the daffodils?
Nobody else remembers, but I remember.
Your daughter came with her armfuls, eager and happy,
Helping the harvest. She has forgotten.
She cannot even remember you. And we sold them.
It sounds like sacrilege, but we sold them.
Were we so poor? Old Stoneman, the grocer,
Boss-eyed, his blood-pressure purpling to beetroot
(It was his last chance,

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