Anne Bradstreet

A Dialogue between Old England and New – Anne Bradstreet

A Dialogue between Old England and New – Anne Bradstreet

New England. 1 Alas, dear Mother, fairest Queen and best, 2 With honour, wealth, and peace happy and blest, 3 What ails thee hang thy head, and cross thine arms, 4 And sit i’ the dust to sigh these sad alarms? 5 What deluge of new woes thus over-whelm 6 The glories of thy ever famous Realm? 7 ... »

There is a path no vulture’s eye hath seen (from The Vanity of All Worldly Things)

There is a path no vulture’s eye hath seen (from The Vanity of All Worldly Things)

There is a path no vulture’s eye hath seen (from The Vanity of All Worldly Things) There is a path no vulture’s eye hath seen, Where lion fierce, nor lion’s whelps have been, Which leads unto that living crystal fount, Who drinks thereof, the world doth nought account. The depth an... »