SORROW POEMS

Kin To Sorrow
Am I kin to Sorrow,
That so oft
Falls the knocker of my door-
Neither loud nor soft,
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Edna St. Vincent Millay

Joy And Sorrow Chapter Viii
Then a woman said, "Speak to us of Joy and Sorrow."

And he answered:

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Khalil Gibran

Rubaiyat 31
My life has only brought me sorrow;
Loveâ??s good and bad only taught me sorrow.
My constant companion is only pain,
My lover has only bought me sorrow.
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Shams al-Din Hafiz Shirazi

The Sedges
I whispered my great sorrow
To every listening sedge;
And they bent, bowed with my sorrow,
Down to the water's edge.
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Seumas O’Sullivan

The Cloak, The Boat, And The Shoes
'WHAT do you make so fair and bright?'
'I make the cloak of Sorrow:
O lovely to see in all men's sight
Shall be the cloak of Sorrow,
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William Butler Yeats

Sorrow
Sorrow, on wing through the world for ever,
Here and there for awhile would borrow
Rest, if rest might haply deliver
Sorrow.
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Algernon Charles Swinburne

Sorrowâ??s Importunity
When Sorrow first came wailing to my door,
April rehearsed the madrigal of May;
And, as I ne'er had seen her face before,
I kept on singing, and she went her way.
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Alfred Austin

The Cloak, The Boat And The Shoes
‘What do you make so fair and bright?'

‘I make the cloak of Sorrow:
O lovely to see in all men's sight
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William Butler Yeats

A Sonnet Upon The Pitiful Burning Of The Globe Playhouse In
Now sit thee down, Melpomene,
Wrapp'd in a sea-coal robe,
And tell the doleful tragedy
That late was play'd at Globe;
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Anonymous Americas

The Noble Spanish Soldier
O, SORROW, SORROW, say where dost thou dwell?
In the lowest room of hell.
Art thou born of human race?
No, no, I have a furier face.
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Thomas Dekker

The Travelling Companion
Into the silence of the empty night
I went, and took my scorned heart with me,
And all the thousand eyes of heaven were bright;
But Sorrow came and led me back to thee.
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Lord Alfred Douglas

The Narrow Doors
The Wide Door into Sorrow
Stands open night and day.
With head held high and dancing feet
I pass it on my way.
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Fannie Stearns Davis

Joy Is Fleet
Joy is fleet,
Sorrow slow.
Love, so sweet,
Sorrow will sow.
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George Meredith

Borrower
I sing of sorrow,
I sing of weeping.
I have no sorrow.

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Mary Carolyn Davies

Sonnet III
I have a hoard of treasure in my breast;
The grange of memory steams against the door,
Full of my bygone lifetime's garnered store -
Old pleasures crowned with sorrow for a zest,
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Robert Louis Stevenson

Sorrow's Uses
The uses of sorrow I comprehend
Better and better at each yearâ??s end.

Deeper and deeper I seem to see
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Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Envoy
Go, songs, for ended is our brief, sweet play;
Go, children of swift joy and tardy sorrow:
And some are sung, and that was yesterday,
And some unsung, and that may be to-morrow.
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Francis Thompson

Lament Of The Frontier Guard
By the North Gate, the wind blows full of sand,
Lonely from the beginning of time until now!
Trees fall, the grass goes yellow with autumn.
I climb the towers and towers
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Ezra Pound

Lament Of The Frontier Guard
By the North Gate, the wind blows full of sand,
Lonely from the beginning of time until now!
Trees rail, the grass goes yellow with autumn.
I climb the towers and towers
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Li Po

Only God—detect the Sorrow
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Only God-detect the Sorrow-
Only God-
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Emily Dickinson

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