English poetry

Poets Х Biographies Х Poem Themes Х Random Poem Х
The Rating of Poets Х The Rating of Poems

Poem by Christina Georgina Rossetti


* * *


A diamond or a coal?
	A diamond, if you please;
Who cares about a clumsy coal
	Beneath the summer trees?

A diamond or a coal?
	A coal, sir, if you please:
One comes to care about the coal
	What time the waters freeze.



Christina Georgina Rossetti

Poem Theme: Christina Georgina Rossetti

Christina Georgina Rossetti's other poems:
  1. What Does The Donkey Bray About?
  2. Twice
  3. Lady Maggie
  4. I Am A King
  5. A Testimony


Poem to print Print

2523 Views



Last Poems


To Russian version


–ейтинг@Mail.ru

English Poetry. E-mail eng-poetry.ru@yandex.ru