Archive for the ‘Lord Byron’ Category

History, with all her volumes vast, hath but one page

Monday, June 28th, 2010
faces of children

Admire, exult, despise, laugh, weep, – for here
There is such matter for all feeling: – Man!
Thou pendulum betwixt a smile and tear,
Ages and realms are crowded in this span…

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She walks in Beauty, like the night

Saturday, February 13th, 2010
night sky moving

Of cloudless climes and starry skies;
And all that’s best of dark and bright
Meet in her aspect and her eyes:
Thus mellowed to that tender light…

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