Poetry Explorer- Classic Contemporary Poetry, THE LOOK, by SARA TEASDALE

Poetry Explorer

Classic and Contemporary Poetry

THE LOOK, by                 Poet Analysis     Poet's Biography
First Line: Strephon kissed me in the spring
Last Line: Haunts me night and day.
Alternate Author Name(s): Filsinger, Ernest B., Mrs.
Subject(s): Desire; Eyes; Flirtation; Kisses; Love; Man-woman Relationships; Sight; Vision; Male-female Relations

Strephon kissed me in the spring,
Robin in the fall,
But Colin only looked at me
And never kissed at all.

Strephon's kiss was lost in jest,
Robin's lost in play,
But the kiss in Colin's eyes
Haunts me night and day.

Discover our Poem Explanations and Poet Analyses!

Other Poems of Interest...

Home: PoetryExplorer.net