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Feel the ’Burne

The Poets at Tea […]

3.—(Swinburne, who let it get cold)

As the sin that was sweet in the sinning
Is foul in the ending thereof, 100 more words


To a Cat

Stately, kindly, lordly friend,
Here to sit by me, and turn
Glorious eyes that smile and burn,
Golden eyes, love’s lustrous meed,
On the golden page I read. 386 more words



Ave Faustina Imperatrix, morituri te salutant.

Lean back, and get some minutes’ peace;
Let your head lean
Back to the shoulder with its fleece
Of locks, Faustine. 889 more words


ON THIS DAY: April 5, 2017

April 5th is

Caramel Day

Go For Broke Day *

Deep Dish Pizza Day *

Read A Road Map Day

National Walking Day *

National Day of Hope * 846 more words


'A Forsaken Garden' by Algernon Charles Swinburne

‘A Forsaken Garden’

by Algernon Charles Swinburne

“In a coign of the cliff between lowland and highland,
At the sea-down’s edge between windward and lee, 694 more words