Posted in Poetry, plays, etc., Re-blog

An Arab love song

A lovely poem, by Francis Thompson (1859-1907) with ‘hunchèd camels’ and a ‘star-gathering’ sun. Here it is analysed in a thoughtful and informative piece from the Guardian newspaper.

 

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