[Skip Navigation]

Plagiarist Poetry Sites: Plagiarist.com | Poetry X | Poetry Discussion Forums | Open Poetry Project | Joycean.org
Enter our Poetry Contest
Win Cash and Publication!

Plagiarist.com Archive

Read more poems by Sara Teasdale: Sara Teasdale Poems at Poetry X.

More poems by Sara TeasdaleSara Teasdale | Print this page.Print | View and Write CommentsComments | Books by Sara TeasdaleBooks by Sara Teasdale

Oh You Are Coming

Sara Teasdale

Oh you are coming, coming, coming,
How will hungry Time put by the hours till then? --
But why does it anger my heart to long so
For one man out of the world of men?

Oh I would live in myself only
And build my life lightly and still as a dream --
Are not my thoughts clearer than your thoughts
And colored like stones in a running stream?

Now the slow moon brightens in heaven,
The stars are ready, the night is here --
Oh why must I lose myself to love you,
My dear?


Submitted by Venus

Added: 17 Feb 2003 | Last Read: 21 Jan 2018 1:43 PM | Viewed: 4398 times

A PoetryNotes™ Analysis of Oh You Are Coming by Sara Teasdale, is Available!

A PoetryNotes™ eBook is available for this poem for delivery within 24 hours, and usually available within minutes during normal business hours.

ON SALE - only $29.95 19.95!

For more information...


URL: http://plagiarist.com/poetry/7906/ | Viewed on 21 January 2018.
Copyright ©2018 Plagiarist - All rights reserved.