You Smile Upon Your Friend To-Day

You smile upon your friend to-day,
To-day his ills are over;
You hearken to the lover's say,
And happy is the lover.

'Tis late to hearken, late to smile,
But better late than never;
I shall have lived a little while
Before I die for ever.

by Alfred Edward Housman

Comments (5)

I like Christopher Tye .gift by poem sapnoon ki raat ..n...poem uthar kr deya hai
I like new friends for.those.i.compose poem.... brsaat....I love all.poet.and poetess
good poem.thanks for sharing
The last two lines sum-up so much in so few words.
A life narrated in few lines ........... Grrt penned