Poets | Poem of the Day | Top 40 | Search | Comments | Privacy
November 26th, 2015 - we have 234 poets, 8,025 poems and 305,693 comments.
Robert Frost - A Prayer in Spring

OH, give us pleasure in the flowers today;
And give us not to think so far away
As the uncertain harvest; keep us here
All simply in the springing of the year.

Oh, give us pleasure in the orcahrd white,
Like nothing else by day, like ghosts by night;
And make us happy in the happy bees,
The swarm dilating round the perfect trees.

And make us happy in the darting bird
That suddenly above the bees is heard,
The meteor that thrusts in with needle bill,
And off a blossom in mid air stands still.

For this is love and nothing else is love,
To which it is reserved for God above
To sanctify to what far ends he will,
But which it only needs that we fulfill.

Share |

Added: Feb 1 2004 | Viewed: 2636 times | Comments and analysis of A Prayer in Spring by Robert Frost Comments (142)

A Prayer in Spring - Comments and Information

Poet: Robert Frost
Poem: 10. A Prayer in Spring
Volume: A Boy's Will
Year: Published/Written in 1913
Poem of the Day: Dec 26 2003

Comment 142 of 142, added on November 9th, 2015 at 7:13 AM.

OnnkuV Rattling clean site, thanks for this post.

crork seo from Slovenia
Comment 141 of 142, added on November 8th, 2015 at 2:41 PM.

lBrqtd Really appreciate you sharing this blog post.Really looking forward to read more. Will read on

crorkservice seo from Nepal
Comment 140 of 142, added on November 8th, 2015 at 9:21 AM.

X2fDh9 Thanks-a-mundo for the blog post.Thanks Again. Will read on

crork from Congo, Democratic Republic of

Are you looking for more information on this poem? Perhaps you are trying to analyze it? The poem, A Prayer in Spring, has received 142 comments. Click here to read them, and perhaps post a comment of your own.

Poem Info

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