not of silver nor of coral,
but of weatherbeaten laurel.
Here, he introduced a sea
uniform like tapestry;
here, a fig-tree; there, a face;
there, a dragon circling space—
designating here, a bower;
there, a pointed passion-flower.
|1000||Old English riddle|
|1949||[Like the very gods]|
|1907||The Aeneid, Book I, [Arms and the man I sing]|
|2012||Guessing My Death [excerpt]|
|2010||Confetti Allegiance: Love Letter to Jim Brodey|
|1715||The Iliad, Book XVIII, [The Shield of Achilles]|
|2017||[everyone asks for the you they remember]|