A Lament

O well for him who lives at ease
With garnered gold in wide domain,
Nor heeds the splashing of the rain,

by Oscar Wilde Click to read full poem

Comments (8)

A brilliant composition about the travails of life.
Wonderful piece of poetry. I first read it in my school. Thanks.
Wide domain! Thanks for sharing this poem with us.
Blessings come even from deprivation, sometimes.
with life's choices we hope for more.
Excellent piece written here++++++++++++++
....truly extraordinary, touches my soul ★
A delightful piece; title doesn't do this poem justice; I'd suggest to be nearer..., but I know that he is deceased. -Joe Breunig, Reaching Towards His Unbounded Glory