The sun sought thy dim bed and brought forth light, The sciences were sucklings at thy breast; When all the world was young in pregnant night Thy slaves toiled at thy monumental best. Thou ancient treasure-land, thou modern prize, New peoples marvel at thy pyramids! The years roll on, thy sphinx of riddle eyes Watches […]
The Poets light but Lamps — Themselves — go out — The Wicks they stimulate — If vital Light Inhere as do the Suns — Each Age a Lens Disseminating their Circumference —
had spent the night in the watch-house — My head was the size of three — So I went and asked the chemist To fix up a drink for me; And he brewed it from various bottles With soda and plenty of ice, With something that smelt like lemon, And something that seemed like spice. […]
A long-time favourite of mine from a fantastic Lady!
Rani Hong: Voice of Survivors: Human Trafficking Prevention Month. Reblog it everyone! Action must be taken, now!
Rosy was an enigma, a delightful mystery to all. Each of her petals held a secret that was more wonderful than the next. She was vibrant and effervescent and I loved her dearly(I still do!). Our first meeting was strange, to say the least. She inadvertently bumped into me from behind and when we both […]
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What a scrapmetal dealer wouldn’t give for this! Just give me a second(?), while I unlock my bike, would you!
The Good Ones: Have you had it happen to you that you heard a word and you didn’t know what it meant, but you absolutely loved it? “Mellifluous” is one of those words for me! It means sweet sounding and to me it does, in and of itself. From the Oxford English Dictionary: Adjective – […]