Poems by Robert Browning

Poems by Robert Browning

Which?, by Robert Browning

So, the three Court-ladies began
Their trial of who judged best
In esteeming the love of a man...

White Witchcraft, by Robert Browning

IF you and I could change to beasts, what beast should either be?
Shall you and I play Jove for...

Why I Am a Liberal, by Robert Browning

"Why?" Because all I haply can and do,
All that I am now, all I hope to be,
Whence comes it ...

A Woman's Last Word, by Robert Browning

Let's contend no more, Love,
Strive nor weep:
All be as before, Love,
Only sleep! &nbs...

Youth and Art, by Robert Browning

It once might have been, once only:
We lodged in a street together,
You, a sparrow on the h...

Apparent Failure, by Robert Browning

"We shall soon lose a celebrated building." Paris Newspaper. No, for I'll save it! Seven ye...

Apparitions, by Robert Browning

Such a starved bank of moss
Till, that May-morn,
Blue ran the flash across:
Violets were b...

Appearances, by Robert Browning

1 AND so you found that poor room dull,
Dark, hardly to your taste, my dear?
Its features s...

Arcades Ambo, by Robert Browning

A: You blame me that I ran away?
Why, Sir, the enemy advanced:
Balls flew about, and--who c...

Bad Dreams: I, by Robert Browning

LAST night I saw you in my sleep:
And how your charm of face was changed!
I asked "Some love, ...

Bad Dreams: II, by Robert Browning

YOU in the flesh and here--
Your very self! Now, wait!
One word! May I hope or fear?
Must I s...

Bad Dreams: III, by Robert Browning

THIS was my dream: I saw a Forest
Old as the earth, no track nor trace
Of unmade man. Thou, S...

Bad Dreams: IV, by Robert Browning

IT happened thus: my slab, though new,
Was getting weather-stained, --beside,
Herbage, balm...

Bifurcation, by Robert Browning

WE were two lovers; let me lie by her,
My tomb beside her tomb. On hers inscribe--
"I loved hi...

The Bishop Orders His Tomb at Saint Praxed's Church, by Robert Browning

ROME, 15 Vanity, saith the preacher, vanity!
Draw round my bed: is Anselm keeping back?