Poet: Edna St. Vincent Millay
Poem: The Return From Town
Volume: The Harp-Weaver
Year: Published/Written in 1923
Poem of the Day:
Mar 30 2012
Comment 2 of 2, added on October 14th, 2004 at 7:44 AM.
Thanks for noticing, Joel. I have corrected the typo.
Comment 1 of 2, added on October 13th, 2004 at 8:45 PM.
This is one of my favorite poems by Millay.
There is a line missing above, though. You will notice the 2nd stanza has only 3 lines. It should read something like (this is from memory though):
As I went over Woody Knob
And dipped into the hollow
A youth was coming up the hill
Any maid would follow.
Joel Van Valin
from United States
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