When Death To Either Shall Come

When Death to either shall come,—
I pray it be first to me,—
Be happy as ever at home,
If so, as I wish, it be.

Possess thy heart, my own;
And sing to the child on thy knee,
Or read to thyself alone
The songs that I made for thee.

by Robert Seymour Bridges

Comments (1)

Such a nice poem, to be first need courage.10