A Drinking Song

WINE comes in at the mouth
And love comes in at the eye;
That's all we shall know for truth
Before we grow old and die.
I lift the glass to my mouth,
I look at you, and I sigh.

by William Butler Yeats

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A sestet With a rhyme scheme of ab ab ab. Nicely written.
WINE comes in at the mouth And loves comes in at the eye. Nice style.
What would the theme be You decide.
This poem is good for short paragraphs.
Add a comment.very short poem..its very nice... nice explanation of eyes and mouth...
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