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The world is too much with us

I’ve been trying to decide if it’s a good or bad thing that “the world is too much with us.” William Wordsworth wrote about this idea in the 1800s. 695 more words

Cultural Excellence

The World Is Too Much With Us (William Wordsworth)

The World Is Too Much With Us

By William Wordsworth

The world is too much with us; late and soon,
Getting and spending, we lay waste our powers;— 376 more words

Romantics

The World Is Too Much With Us (William Wordsworth)

The World Is Too Much With Us

By William Wordsworth

The world is too much with us; late and soon,
Getting and spending, we lay waste our powers;— 451 more words

Romantics

The WORLD is too much with us

One look at yourself and your surroundings will suffice in agreeing to me in saying, that today, many of us, almost all, have forgotten our beginnings , where all this, the entire humanity gave rise to. 780 more words

Life Lessons

A Year of Poems - Day 43

Wordsworth was right
it is getting and spending
and spending on getting
until the getting gets good.

It is anachronistic now
for sidewalks to extend… 71 more words

A Year Of Poems

For now we have parsley.

When I grieve, I feel it. Not feelings feel it, but I physically, literally, intensely feel it. This isn’t unusual, I know, but it never ceases to amaze me. 290 more words

Art