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12 Cards in this Set

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Geoffrey Hill
The Listeners
Walter de la Mare
Fire and Ice
Robert Frost
Final Love Note
Clare Rossini
Tears, Idle Tears
Alfred, Lord Tennyson
Love Calls Us to the Things of this World
Richard Wilbur
Now, should they come together to be fed, / They would outstrip the locusts' covering tide.
From "Merlin"
And he felt in his heart their strangeness, / their stillness answering his cry, / While his horse moved, cropping the dark turf, / 'Neath the starred and leafy sky;
From "The Listeners"
From what I've tasted of desire / I hold with those who favor fire.
From "Fire and Ice"
In winter I endured your silences, / My sight tangled in your black network / Which trapped whatever moon was on the rise.
From "Final Love Note"
Ah, sad and strange as in dark summer dawns / The earliest pipe of half-awakened birds / To dying ears, when unto dying eyes / The casement slowly grows a glimmering square;
From "Tears, Idle Tears"
Now they are flying in place, conveying / The terrible speed of their omnipresence, moving / And staying like white water;
From "Love Calls us to the Things of this World"