Poem Hornets

  • Poet Name : Padraic Colum
  • Poem About :
  • Poem Title : Hornets
Biography Poems
Here you will find the Poem Hornets of poet Padraic Colum

Hornets

How strangely like a churchyard skull
The thing that's there amongst the leaves!

A Hornets' nest; but stir the branch
And they'll be round your head and ears!

So wary ana so weaponed,
How do they not possess the wold?

Their lives a watch, their act a doom,
Of their own terrors they must die!

Livid, uneyed, articulate,
How like a skull their nest they make!

     

Featured Artist

Featured Artist

Faye
Writing

Choose Life Event
Operation Family
Surviving all of Life's Trials

Registered Users