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Monthly Archives: November 2006
Shells from the Coast mistaking
Shells from the Coast mistaking – I cherished them for All – Happening in After Ages To entertain a Pearl – Wherefore so late – I murmured – My need of Thee – be done – Therefore – the Pearl … Continue reading
To Kalakaua (With a present of a Pearl)
The Silver Ship, my King – that was her name In the bright islands whence your fathers came – The Silver Ship, at rest from winds and tides, Below your palace in your harbour rides: And the seafarers, sitting safe … Continue reading
‘Tis little I could care for Pearls
‘Tis little I – could care for Pearls – Who own the ample sea – Or Brooches – when the Emperor – With Rubies – pelteth me – Or Gold – who am the Prince of Mines – Or Diamonds … Continue reading