Poets | Poem of the Day | Top 40 | Search | Comments | Privacy
August 20th, 2017 - we have 234 poets, 8,025 poems and 326,437 comments.
Ralph Waldo Emerson - The Amulet

Your picture smiles as first it smiled,
The ring you gave is still the same,
Your letter tells, O changing child,
No tidings since it came.

Give me an amulet
That keeps intelligence with you,
Red when you love, and rosier red,
And when you love not, pale and blue.

Alas, that neither bonds nor vows
Can certify possession;
Torments me still the fear that love
Died in its last expression.

Share |

Added: Feb 21 2003 | Viewed: 1407 times | Comments and analysis of The Amulet by Ralph Waldo Emerson Comments (29)

The Amulet - Comments and Information

Poet: Ralph Waldo Emerson
Poem: The Amulet
Poem of the Day: Sep 19 2004

Comment 29 of 29, added on July 10th, 2017 at 4:15 PM.
ykmeAbZdNnuWUUliU

G2MLXK very nice post, i certainly love this web site, carry on it

jeremy abrams from United Kingdom
Comment 28 of 29, added on May 10th, 2017 at 8:44 AM.
tzPJDppRiOuPfz

rfyzEN Major thanks for the article post. Fantastic.

jake jilennanal from Rwandese Republic (Rwanda)
Comment 27 of 29, added on March 4th, 2017 at 8:47 AM.
ZWhFNTsXBpdhfq

TuKgFC Major thanks for the article.Really thank you! Really Cool.

this sheat from Trinidad and Tobago, Republic

Are you looking for more information on this poem? Perhaps you are trying to analyze it? The poem, The Amulet, has received 29 comments. Click here to read them, and perhaps post a comment of your own.

Poem Info

Emerson Info
Copyright © 2000-2015 Gunnar Bengtsson. All Rights Reserved. Links