Poems
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Poems

By Julia C. R. Dorr
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  • POEMS BY JULIA C. R. DORR
  • TO S. M. D.
  • EARLIER POEMS
    • THE THREE SHIPS
    • MAUD AND MADGE
    • A MOTHER’S QUESTION
    • OVER THE WALL
    • OUTGROWN
    • A SONG FOR TWO
    • A PICTURE
    • HYMN TO LIFE
    • THE CHIMNEY SWALLOW
    • HEIRSHIP
    • HILDA, SPINNING
    • HEREAFTER
    • WITHOUT AND WITHIN
    • VASHTI’S SCROLL
    • WHAT MY FRIEND SAID TO ME
    • HYMN FOR THE DEDICATION OF A CEMETERY
    • YESTERDAY AND TO-DAY
    • LYRIC FOR THE DEDICATION OF A MUSIC-HALL
    • WHAT I LOST
    • ONCE!
    • CATHARINE
    • THE NAME
    • UNDER THE PALM-TREES
    • NIGHT AND MORNING
      • I.
      • II.
    • AGNES
    • “INTO THY HANDS”
    • IDLE WORDS
      • I.
      • II.
      • III.
      • IV.
    • THE SPARROW TO THE SKYLARK
    • THE BELL OF ST. PAUL’S
    • DECEMBER 26, 1910 A BALLAD OF MAJOR ANDERSON
    • FROM BATON ROUGE
    • IN THE WILDERNESS May 6, 1864
    • CHARLEY OF MALVERN HILL
    • SUPPLICAMUS 1864
    • THE LAST OF SIX
    • THE DRUMMER BOY’S BURIAL
    • 1865
    • OUR FLAGS AT THE CAPITOL
    • MY MOCKING-BIRD
    • COMING HOME
    • WAKENING EARLY
    • BLEST Dec. 1865
    • HELEN
  • “PRO PATRIA”
    • THE DEAD CENTURY
      • I.
      • II.
      • III.
      • IV.
      • V.
      • VI.
      • VII.
      • VIII.
      • IX.
      • X.
      • XI.
      • XII.
      • XIII.
      • XIV.
      • XV.
      • XVI.
      • XVII.
      • XVIII.
      • XIX.
      • XX.
      • XXI.
      • XXII.
      • XXIII.
    • THE RIVER OTTER A FRAGMENT
    • PAST AND PRESENT (Driftwood)
    • VERMONT (WRITTEN FOR THE VERMONT CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION, AT BENNINGTON, AUGUST 15, 1877.)
      • I.
      • II.
      • III.
      • IV.
      • V.
      • VI.
      • VII.
      • VIII.
      • IX.
      • X.
      • XI.
      • XII.
      • XIII.
      • XIV.
      • XV.
    • GETTYSBURG 1863-1889
      • I.
      • II.
      • III.
      • IV.
      • V.
      • VI.
      • VII.
      • VIII.
    • “NO MORE THE THUNDER OF CANNON”
    • GRANT August 8, 1885
  • FRIAR ANSELMO AND OTHER POEMS
    • FRIAR ANSELMO
    • THE KING’S ROSEBUD
    • SOMEWHERE
    • PERADVENTURE
    • RENA (A LEGEND OF BRUSSELS)
      • I.
      • II.
      • III.
    • A SECRET
    • THIS DAY
    • “CHRISTUS!”
    • THE KISS
    • WHAT SHE THOUGHT
    • WHAT NEED?
    • TWO
    • UNANSWERED
    • THE CLAY TO THE ROSE
    • AT THE LAST
    • TO THE “BOUQUET CLUB”
    • EVENTIDE
    • MY LOVERS
    • THE LEGEND OF THE ORGAN-BUILDER
    • BUTTERFLY AND BABY BLUE
    • KING IVAN’S OATH
    • AT DAWN
    • IN MEMORIAM
    • WEAVING THE WEB
    • THE “CHRISTUS” OF THE PASSION PLAY OF OBERAMMERGAU
    • RABBI BENAIAH
    • A CHILD’S THOUGHT
    • “GOD KNOWS”
    • THE MOUNTAIN ROAD
    • ENTERING IN
    • A FLOWER FOR THE DEAD
    • THOU KNOWEST
    • WINTER
    • FIVE
    • UNSOLVED
    • QUIETNESS
    • THE DIFFERENCE
    • MY BIRTHDAY
    • A RED ROSE
    • TWENTY-ONE
    • SINGING IN THE DARK
    • THOMAS MOORE May 28, 1779-1879
    • A LAST WORD
  • SONNETS
    • THE SONNET
      • I. TO A CRITIC
      • II. TO A POET
    • AT REST
    • TOO WIDE!
    • MERCÉDÈS (June 27, 1878)
    • GRASS-GROWN
    • TO ZÜLMA
      • I.
      • II.
    • SLEEP
    • IN KING’S CHAPEL (Boston, November 3, 1878)
    • TO-DAY
    • F. A. F.
    • DAY AND NIGHT
      • I.
      • II.
    • THY NAME
    • RESURGAMUS
    • AT THE TOMB
    • THREE DAYS
      • I.
      • II.
      • III.
    • DARKNESS
    • SILENCE
    • SANCTIFIED
    • A MESSAGE
    • WHEN LESSER LOVES
    • GEORGE ELIOT
    • KNOWING
    • A THOUGHT (SUGGESTED BY READING “A MIRACLE IN STONE”)
    • TO-MORROW
      • I.
      • II.
    • “O EARTH! ART THOU NOT WEARY?”
    • ALEXANDER
    • THE PLACE “I GO TO PREPARE A PLACE FOR YOU”
      • I.
      • II.
      • III.
    • TO A GODDESS
    • O. W. H. (August 29, 1809.)
    • GIFTS FOR THE KING (H. W. L., February 27th)
    • RECOGNITION (H. W. L.)
      • I.
      • II.
    • SHAKESPEARE (April 23, 1664-1889)
    • TO E. C. S. WITH A ROSE FROM CONWAY CASTLE
    • A CHRISTMAS SONNET
    • POVERTY
    • SURPRISES
      • I.
      • II.
    • C. H. R. (LOST OFF HAI-MUN IN THE CHINA SEA)
    • A NEW BEATITUDE L. G. W.
    • COMPENSATION
      • I.
      • II.
    • QUESTIONINGS
    • REMEMBRANCE
    • IN THE HIGH TOWER
  • AFTERNOON SONGS
    • FOUR-O’CLOCKS
    • A DREAM OF SONGS UNSUNG
    • QUESTIONING A ROSE
    • THE FALLOW FIELD
    • OUT AND IN
    • HER FLOWERS
    • THREE LADDIES
    • SUMMER, 1882 R. W. E.
    • THORNLESS ROSES
    • TREASURE-SHIPS
    • CHOOSING
    • NOT MINE
    • THE CHAMBER OF SILENCE
    • THREE ROSES
    • FOUR LETTERS (INSCRIBED TO OLIVER WENDELL HOLMES)
    • VALDEMAR
    • JUBILATE!
    • EASTER LILIES
    • “O WIND THAT BLOWS OUT OF THE WEST”
    • A SUMMER SONG
    • THE URN
    • THE PARSON’S DAUGHTER
    • MARCH FOURTH 1881-1882
    • ROY
    • THE PAINTER’S PRAYER “NEC ME PRÆTERMITTAS, DOMINE!”
    • FROM EXILE Paris, September 3, 1879
    • A MOTHER-SONG
    • EASTER MORNING
    • SEALED ORDERS
    • AN ANNIVERSARY
    • MARTHA
    • THE HOUR
    • THE CLOSED GATE
    • CONTENT
    • MY WONDERLAND
    • THE GUEST
    • AN OLD-FASHIONED GARDEN
    • DISCONTENT
      • I.
      • II.
    • THE DOVES AT MENDON
    • A LATE ROSE
    • PERIWINKLE
    • AFTERNOON
    • THE LADY OF THE PROW BERMUDA, MAY, 1883
    • THOU AND I
  • LATER POEMS
    • THE LEGEND OF THE BABOUSHKA A CHRISTMAS BALLAD
    • DAYBREAK AN EASTER POEM
    • THE APPLE-TREE
    • THE COMFORTER
    • SANTA CLAUS
    • THE ARMORER’S ERRAND A BALLAD OF 1775
    • FORESHADOWINGS
    • WON
    • BAPTISM OF FIRE
    • AT THE FEAST “And the Lord of the Castle is Time.”
    • OVER AND OVER
    • A LISTENING BIRD
    • THE FIRST FIRE
    • MIDNIGHT CHIMES
    • MY LADY SLEEP
    • THE KING’S TOUCH
    • “BY DIVERS PATHS”
    • THE BLIND BIRD’S NEST
    • TWO PATHS
    • ST. JOHN’S EVE
    • A LITTLE SONG
    • THE PRINCES’ CHAMBER
    • WONDERLAND
    • IN A GALLERY (ANTWERP, 1891)
    • IN MARBLE PRAYER (CANTERBURY, 1891)
    • NOCTURNE
    • COME WHAT MAY
    • NUREMBERG
    • A MATER DOLOROSA
    • AFTER LONG WAITING
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