Krands fra Orientens Skove!
Lilliebrev fra Ganges dybe Vove!
Jeg forstod din Blomserrøst.
Laurbærkrands med Himalayaluften!
Krands med Virak- og med Myrrhaduften!
Du med Oliebladet kom i Høst.

Krands fra Fredens Palmeskove!
Irisbue paa Bedriftens Vove!
Seierskrands med Perlers Skat!
Du var med den Frommes Taarer badet.
Arkens Due kom med Oliebladet -
Og mit Øie saae mod Ararat.


About Bernhard Severin Ingemann


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Poet of the day

Arthur Clement Hilton was born in 1851 and educated at Marlborough College and St. John's College, Cambridge, where he published in 1872 The Light Green, a collection of verse parodies.

After graduating from Wells Theological College in January 1873, Hilton was ordained deacon on March 1, 1874, became curate of...
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Poem of the day


There was the day we swam in a river, a lake, and an ocean.
And the day I quit the job my father got me.
And the day I stood outside a door,
and listened to my girlfriend making love
to someone obviously not me, inside,

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