A Wedding Toast

Richard Wilbur


Poems by This Author

Advice to a Prophet by Richard Wilbur
When you come, as you soon must, to the streets of our city,
June Light by Richard Wilbur
Your voice, with clear location of June days
Love Calls Us to the Things of This World by Richard Wilbur
The eyes open to cry of pulleys
Lying by Richard Wilbur
To claim at a dead party to have spotted a grackle
The House by Richard Wilbur
Sometimes, on waking, she would close her eyes
The Prisoner of Zenda by Richard Wilbur
At the end a
The Reader by Richard Wilbur
She is going back these days
The Writer by Richard Wilbur
In her room at the prow of the house

Further Reading

Poems About Weddings
Endymion, Book I, [A thing of beauty is a joy for ever]
by John Keats
Epithalamium, [Happy Bridegroom]
by Sappho
In Memoriam, Epilogue, [O true and tried, so well and long]
by Lord Alfred Tennyson
A Ditty
by Sir Philip Sidney
A Slice of Wedding Cake
by Robert Graves
Chateau If
by Peter Gizzi
by Edmund Spenser
by Matthew Rohrer
Let me not to the marriage of true minds (Sonnet 116)
by William Shakespeare
by Gerald Stern
by William Carlos Williams
Marriage: A Daybook
by Nicole Cooley
Plural Happiness
by David Rivard
Sonnet 8 [Set me where as the sun doth parch the green]
by Petrarch
Tear It Down
by Jack Gilbert
The First Marriage
by Peter Meinke
The Kiss
by Stephen Dunn
The maidens came
by Anonymous
To My Dear and Loving Husband
by Anne Bradstreet
To Sylvia, To Wed
by Robert Herrick
Wedding Poems
When a Woman Loves a Man
by David Lehman