Samuel Taylor Coleridge

The Netherlands (fragment)

Samuel Taylor Coleridge was an English poet, literary critic and philosopher who, with his friend William Wordsworth, was a founder of the Romantic Movement in England and a member of the Lake Poets.

Water and windmills, greenness, Islets green;--
  Willows whose Trunks beside the shadows stood
  Of their own higher half, and willowy swamp:--
  Farmhouses that at anchor seem'd--in the inland sky
  The fog-transfixing Spires--
  Water, wide water, greenness and green banks,
  And water seen--