Thomas Campbell

(1777-1844 / Glasgow / Scotland)

Thomas Campbell Poems

1. The Child And The Hind 4/7/2010
2. The Exile Of Erin 4/7/2010
3. Maternal Hope 4/7/2010
4. The Battle Of The Baltic 1/3/2003
5. Lochiel's Warning 4/7/2010
6. The Beech Tree's Petition 4/7/2010
7. To The Rainbow 4/7/2010
8. Ode To The Memory Of Burns 1/1/2004
9. Benlomond 1/1/2004
10. Battle Of The Baltic, The 12/31/2002
11. To The Evening Star 12/31/2002
12. Hope Triumphant In Death 4/7/2010
13. The Last Man 1/3/2003
14. The Pleasures Of Hope (Excerpt) 1/1/2004
15. Glenara 4/7/2010
16. Ye Mariners Of England 5/13/2001
17. Ode To Winter 1/1/2004
18. The Dirge Of Wallace 1/1/2004
19. Gertrude Of Wyoming 12/31/2002
20. Last Man, The 12/31/2002
21. Adelgitha 1/1/2004
22. Song To The Evening Star 5/13/2001
23. The River Of Life 1/3/2003
24. Hohenlinden 5/13/2001
25. Hope 4/7/2010
26. River Of Life, The 12/31/2002
27. Love And Madness 1/1/2004
28. Freedom And Love 12/31/2002
29. Lord Ullin's Daughter 12/31/2002
Best Poem of Thomas Campbell

Lord Ullin's Daughter

A chieftain, to the Highlands bound,
Cries, ``Boatman, do not tarry!
And I'll give thee a silver pound
To row us o'er the ferry!''--

``Now, who be ye, would cross Lochgyle,
This dark and stormy weather?''
``O, I'm the chief of Ulva's isle,
And this, Lord Ullin's daughter.--

``And fast before her father's men
Three days we've fled together,
For should he find us in the glen,
My blood would stain the heather.

``His horsemen hard behind us ride;
Should they our steps discover,
Then who will cheer my bonny bride
When they have...

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The Dirge Of Wallace

When Scotland's great Regent, our warrior most dear,
The debt of his nature did pay,
T' was Edward, the cruel, had reason to fear,
And cause to be struck with dismay.

At the window of Edward the raven did croak,
Though Scotland a widow became;
Each tie of true honor to Wallace he broke-
The raven croaked "Sorrow and shame!"

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