A sudden blow: the great wings beating still Above the staggering girl, her thighs caressed By the dark webs, her nape caught in his bill, He holds her helpless breast upon his breast. How can those terrified vague fingers push The feathered glory from her loosening thighs? And how can body, laid in that white
Browse the list below for poems about passion and lust.
|1968||First Turn to Me...||Bernadette Mayer|
|1964||The Elephant is Slow to Mate||D. H. Lawrence|
|1923||Leda and the Swan||W. B. Yeats|
|1922||The Waste Land||T. S. Eliot|
|1894||In Praise of Shame||Lord Alfred Douglas|