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Poem by Stephen Phillips

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BEAUTIFUL lie the dead;
Clear comes each feature;
Satisfied not to be,
Strangely contented.

Like ships, the anchor dropped,
Furled every sail is;
Mirrored with all their masts
In a deep water. 

                      Stephen Phillips

Stephen Phillips's other poems:
  1. To a Lost Love
  2. Orestes
  3. The Shirker
  4. The Hush
  5. O Thou Art Put To Many Uses, Sweet!

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