Surprised by Joy BY WILLIAM WORDSWORTH

Surprised by joy—impatient as the Wind I turned to share the transport—Oh! with whom But Thee, long buried in the silent Tomb, That spot which no vicissitude can find? Love, faithful love, recalled thee to my mind— But how could I forget thee?—Through what power, Even for the least division of an hour, Have IContinue reading “Surprised by Joy BY WILLIAM WORDSWORTH”

I Travelled among Unknown Men BY WILLIAM WORDSWORTH

I travelled among unknown men, In lands beyond the sea; Nor, England! did I know till then What love I bore to thee.  ‘Tis past, that melancholy dream! Nor will I quit thy shore A second time; for still I seem To love thee more and more.  Among thy mountains did I feel The joy of my desire; And she I cherished turnedContinue reading “I Travelled among Unknown Men BY WILLIAM WORDSWORTH”

Ode: Intimations of Immortality from Recollections of Early Childhood BY WILLIAM WORDSWORTH

There was a time when meadow, grove, and stream, The earth, and every common sight, To me did seem Apparelled in celestial light, The glory and the freshness of a dream. It is not now as it hath been of yore;— Turn wheresoe’er I may, By night or day. The things which I have seenContinue reading “Ode: Intimations of Immortality from Recollections of Early Childhood
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