Poets | Bookstore | Poem of the Day | Top 40 | Search | Comments | Privacy
September 18th, 2014 - we have 234 poets, 8,025 poems and 278,943 comments.
Alan Seeger - Sonnet VI

Give me the treble of thy horns and hoofs, 
The ponderous undertones of 'bus and tram, 
A garret and a glimpse across the roofs 
Of clouds blown eastward over Notre Dame, 
The glad-eyed streets and radiant gatherings 
Where I drank deep the bliss of being young, 
The strife and sweet potential flux of things 
I sought Youth's dream of happiness among! 
It walks here aureoled with the city-light, 
Forever through the myriad-featured mass 
Flaunting not far its fugitive embrace, -- 
Heard sometimes in a song across the night, 
Caught in a perfume from the crowds that pass, 
And when love yields to love seen face to face.

Share |

Added: May 2 2005 | Viewed: 1445 times | Comments and analysis of Sonnet VI by Alan Seeger Comments (5)

Sonnet VI - Comments and Information

Poet: Alan Seeger
Poem: Sonnet VI
Poem of the Day: Jun 12 2011

Comment 5 of 5, added on August 1st, 2014 at 9:35 PM.
qWCHQTmwlBYulIygWl

ww8b4M Awesome blog article.Thanks Again. Really Great.

crorkz matz from Latvia
Comment 4 of 5, added on November 20th, 2013 at 9:01 PM.
tKYOAdhOhgkoqxjC

QySnIK Thank you ever so for you article post.Much thanks again.

awesome site from Belize
Comment 3 of 5, added on October 15th, 2013 at 3:48 PM.
ssMHAjCUyL

kmiwht Awesome article.Really looking forward to read more. Much obliged.

link building team from Colombia

Are you looking for more information on this poem? Perhaps you are trying to analyze it? The poem, Sonnet VI, has received 5 comments. Click here to read them, and perhaps post a comment of your own.

Poem Info

Seeger Info
Copyright © 2000-2012 Gunnar Bengtsson. All Rights Reserved. Links | Bookstore