A Book of Poems by Arthur Franklin FullerA Book of Poems by Arthur Franklin Fuller

A Book of Poems

byArthur Franklin Fuller

Paperback | October 12, 2012

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1913 edition. Excerpt: ... sweet-Tears and sighs hold sway; For what can a spark of comfort bring, While thou'rt away, away? EXULTATION How come such roses in your cheeks, How come your mouth with honey reeks? How come you have such graceful lines, Your arms, your breasts are such joy-mines? Reckon some bird gave you his voice, To make your words so blithely choice? Geraniums hover you I bet--'Cause say--you're mighty sweet to pet! How come your soul so kind and true? You thrill me dearie, through and through--If this whole lovely world were mine, I'd humbly bring it to your shrine; My heart keeps singin' all the day, Since I dared ask--and found I may Expect to have you--needn't fret--And Gee--you're mighty sweet to pet! IMPATIENCE My heart is full of yearning, Mine eyes are filled with tears; Wild thoughts my brain are thronging, No rest my spirit cheers. I hear thee, see thee, feel thee, At morn, at noon, at night; Thy winsome grace and lovely face My soul fills with delight. The day is long and dreary, Though faithful smiles the sun; With grief my heart is weary--Would God the task were done! Ah, do not think I doubt thee--'Tis simply hard to feel That bliss as great as having you Shall not be dreamed, but real. Sweetheart Kathleen, Dear little queen--Happy the day that I found you; Heaven has blest, Now I can rest, Love in his meshes has bound you; Though the path may wind, Fate seem unkind, Within your arms still joy I'll find. Refrain Sweetheart Kathleen, my true love, 'Round you my arms I twine--Fresh as the dew-dipped roses, Glad in the sun's warm shine; This world o'erflows with beauty, How can a heart repine? Pleasant the path of duty--God keep you ever mine! Mother so dear--Dad I revere--Both in yon church-yard are sleeping; Old homestead gone,...
Title:A Book of PoemsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:28 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.06 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217660266

ISBN - 13:9780217660266