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Subject: PEACHES
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A DISH OF PEACHES IN RUSSIA, by WALLACE STEVENS    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: With my whole body I taste these peaches
Subject(s): Fruit; Peaches


COUPLE SHARING A PEACH, by MOLLY PEACOCK    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: It's not the first time
Subject(s): Peaches; Togetherness


CROWS WHO TRY TO BE CORMORANTS DROWN, by LEE ANN RORIPAUGH    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Snails; peaches; bishop, elizabeth (1911-1979);
Last Line: Seeds inside a tangled nest of membrane, skin
Subject(s): Snails; Peaches; Bishop, Elizabeth (1911-1979)


HOMEWORK, by MONA VAN DUYN    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Lest the fair cheeks begin their shrivelling
Last Line: I cupboarded these pickled peaches in time's despite
Subject(s): Literary Form; Peaches; Time


PEACH BLOOM, by JOHN BANISTER TABB    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: A dream in fragrant silence wrought
Last Line: The blush of nature now betrays.
Alternate Author Name(s): Father Tabb
Subject(s): Fruit; Peaches


PEACH BLOOMS, by PAUL HAMILTON HAYNE    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: O! Tenderly beautiful, beyond compare
Last Line: The equal peace of thy majestic calm!
Subject(s): Fruit; Peaches


PEACH-BLOSSOM, by BAYARD TAYLOR    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Nightly the hoar-frost freezes
Last Line: And life shall never die!
Alternate Author Name(s): Taylor, James Bayard
Subject(s): Beauty; Death; Fruit; Life; Peaches; Spring; Dead, The


SING-SONG; A NURSERY RHYME BOOK: 112, by CHRISTINA GEORGINA ROSSETTI    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: The peach tree on the southern wall
Last Line: For grandmamma with her tea.
Alternate Author Name(s): Alleyne, Ellen; Rossetti, Christina
Subject(s): Fruit; Peaches


THE POEMS OF COLD MOUNTAIN: 58, by HAN SHAN    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: The peach would bloom through summer
Last Line: Long ago was an endless sea
Alternate Author Name(s): Kanzan; Hanshan; Han-shan
Subject(s): Chinese Literature; Decay; Fruit; Past; Peaches; Rot; Decadence


THE RIPEST PEACH, by JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: The ripest peach is highest on the
Last Line: The ripest peach is highest on the tree!
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson Of Boone, Benj. F.
Subject(s): Fruit; Love; Orchards; Peaches


TO THE PEACH BLOSSOM, by JULIAN FRANCIS SMITH    Poem Text            
First Line: A single blossom, brightly moist with dew
Last Line: Be glad for wealth with dual power to bless!
Subject(s): Fruit; Peaches


TRIOLET, by EMILY JANE (DAVIS) PFEIFFER    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Warm from the wall she chose a peach
Last Line: She took the wasps for councillors.
Subject(s): Fruit; Peaches; Wasps; Yellow Jackets


WILD PEACHES, by ELINOR WYLIE    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: When the world turns completely upside down
Last Line: And sleepy winter, like the sleep of death.
Alternate Author Name(s): Benet, William Rose, Mrs.
Variant Title(s): "when The World Turns Completely Upside Down"";
Subject(s): Fruit; Nature; Peaches; Seasons