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A Few Lines On Completing Forty-Seven.
Thomas Hood
When I reflect with serious sense, While years and years run on, How soon I may be summoned hence - There's cook a-calling John. Our lives are ...Rate it

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Breitmann In Forty-Eight
Charles Godfrey Leland
DERE woned once a studente, All in der Stadt Paris, Whom jeder der ihn kennte, Der rowdy Breitmann hiess. He roosted in de rue La Harpe, Im Lux...Rate it

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Forty Fathoms Deep
Connie Hess
In forgotten sea, some forty fathoms deep, while restless sea birds laugh and fill the sky, she now lies in undisturbed and quiet sleep silent, una...Rate it

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Forty Years After
H H Porter
We climbed to the top of Goat Point hill, Sweet Kitty, my sweetheart, and I; And watched the moon make stars on the waves, And the dim white ship...Rate it

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My Father Gone These Forty Years
L. Larry Amadore
My father gone these forty years, my mother gone twenty, I remember... the acrid smell of tobacco on my mother’s rough fingers, as she sat, silentl...Rate it

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Sonnet 2: When forty winters shall besiege thy brow
William Shakespeare
When forty winters shall besiege thy brow, And dig deep trenches in thy beauty's field, Thy youth's proud livery so gazed on now, Will be a tattere...Rate it

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The Twelve-Forty-Five
Joyce Kilmer
(For Edward J. Wheeler) Within the Jersey City shed The engine coughs and shakes its head, The smoke, a plume of red and white, Waves madly in th...Rate it

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Three days and seven,nine and forty
Svetlana V Zimina
Three days and seven,nine and forty, How long you're staying here with me? Is there a truth in immortality of soul? Is it impossible for you to sta...Rate it

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To a Child of Quality, Five Years Old, 1704. The Author then Forty
Matthew Prior
LORDS, knights, and squires, the numerous band That wear the fair Miss Mary's fetters, Were summoned by her high command To show their pas...Rate it

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To a Child of Quality, Five Years Old, the Author Suppos'd Forty
Matthew Prior
Lords, knights, and squires, the num'rous band, That wear the fair Miss Mary's fetters, Were summon'd by her high command, To show their passions b...Rate it

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To H.A.B. on my forty-seventh birthday
James Thomson
WHEN one is forty years and seven, Is seven and forty sad years old, He looks not onward for his Heaven, The future is too blank and cold, Its pale...Rate it

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