HOME POEMS

The Call
My blood so red
For thee was shed,
Come home again, come home again;
My own sweet heart, come home again!
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Anonymous

Who Goes Home?
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Gilbert Keith Chesterton

When The Boys Come Home
There's a happy time coming,
When the boys come home.
There's a glorious day coming,
When the boys come home.
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John Hay

A Song
Rough be the road and long,
Steep be the hills ahead,
Grant that my faith be strong,
Fearlessly let me tread.
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Edgar Albert Guest

The Home-Going
We must get home--for we have been away
So long it seems forever and a day!
And O so very homesick we have grown,
The laughter of the world is like a moan
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James Whitcomb Riley

Home And Love
Just Home and Love! the words are small
Four little letters unto each;
And yet you will not find in all
The wide and gracious range of speech
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Robert William Service

Home And Love
Just Home and Love! the words are small
Four little letters unto each;
And yet you will not find in all
The wide and gracious range of speech
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Robert Service

A Home Song
I read within a poet's book
A word that starred the page:
"Stone walls do not a prison make,
Nor iron bars a cage!"
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Henry Van Dyke

Home And Where It Is
(An Indiana judge has recently ruled: As to the right of the
husband to decide the location of the home that “home is
where the husband is.”)

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Alice Duer Miller

The Return
I have come home again!
Dawn is a dream to me
Lying here, soon to be
Clinging, awaking;
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Leon Gellert

Home
A home above the year's seasons
home of children animals and apples
a square of empty space
under an absent star
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Zbigniew Herbert

The Home-Town
Some folks leave home for money
And some leave home for fame,
Some seek skies always sunny,
And some depart in shame.
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Edgar Albert Guest

When I Go Home
When I go home, green, green will glow the grass,
Whereon the flight of sun and cloud will pass;
Long lines of wood-ducks through the deepening gloam
Will hold above the west, as wrought on brass,
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John Charles McNeill

Song. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The Fifth)
Stay, stay at home, my heart, and rest;
Home-keeping hearts are happiest,
For those that wander they know not where
Are full of trouble and full of care;
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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

To D. H.
O, Falmouth is a fine town with ships in the bay,
And I wish from my heart it's there I was to-day;
I wish from my heart I was far away from here,
Sitting in my parlour and talking to my dear.
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William Ernest Henley

Come Home, Father!
'Tis The
SONG OF LITTLE MARY,
Standing at the bar-room door
While the shameful midnight revel
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Henry Clay Work

Wild Heart
Wild heart, wild heart,
Where does the wind find home?
Wild heart, wild heart,
Where does the wild blood rest?
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John Freeman

Xxii: R L S
Home is the sailor, home from sea:
Her far-borne canvas furled
The ship pours shining on the quay
The plunder of the world.
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Alfred Edward Housman

Requiem
Under the wide and starry sky
Dig the grave and let me lie:
Glad did I live and gladly die,
And I laid me down with a will.
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Robert Louis Stevenson

O, Falmouth Is a Fine Town
O Falmouth is a fine town with ships in the bay,
And I wish from my heart it's there I was to-day;
I wish from my heart I was far away from here,
Sitting in my parlor and talking to my dear.
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William Ernest Henley

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