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Subject: HARBORS
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ARISTOTLE'S LANTERN, by JAN LEE ANDE    Poem Source            
First Line: In tidepools and hollows in mudstone rock
Last Line: Life was already moving from them, into the salt air
Subject(s): Diving And Divers; Harbors; Labor And Laborers; Marine Animals; Sea


BOAT, by CHRISTINE GARREN    Poem Source            
First Line: He built it sure that it was huge in a clearing of %the pines
Last Line: With an ordinary foolishness
Subject(s): Boats; Harbors; Sea


CATGUT: A PLACE: 1. CIRCA 1930, by JEAN PEDRICK    Poem Source            
First Line: In catgut by the harbor's edge
Last Line: That's where I'll be, if I'm missing
Subject(s): Harbors


CATGUT: A PLACE: 2. CIRCA 1990, by JEAN PEDRICK    Poem Source            
First Line: It catgut, where the tourists come
Last Line: You can settle your gut with cutty
Subject(s): Harbors; Tourists


CLOUDS, by JOHN TROTWOOD MOORE    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: O clouds, ye are ships in the infinite blue
Last Line: Where you float.
Subject(s): Harbors; Love; Sailing & Sailors; Sea; Ocean


CUT CREEK,' THE RIVER IS, WM SAVILLE'S, by CHARLES OLSON    Poem Source             Poet's Biography
Last Line: Plan' of the harbor 1606
Subject(s): Gloucester, Massachusetts; Harbors


DIRECTION, by ANNETTE TEMIN    Poem Text            
First Line: This is a harbor where no boatman's cry
Last Line: Upon some object not yet wholly known.
Subject(s): Harbors; Sailing & Sailors; Sea; Ocean


EVENING ON THE HARBOUR, by VIRGINIA LYNE TUNSTALL    Poem Text            
First Line: The shining daggers of the harbour lights
Last Line: Is bound about with ribbons of pale stars.
Subject(s): Evening; Harbors; Sunset; Twilight


FROM NORTH PORT, by ANDREW ZAWACKI    Poem Source            
First Line: Honing a minor seventh chord on its shear
Last Line: Holding our breath all the way into the harbor
Subject(s): Harbors; Sailors And Sailing; Sea


HARBOR, by ELENI FLORATOU-PAIDOUSSI    Poem Source            
First Line: In the misty harbor
Last Line: In the thorny eden %of my reality!
Subject(s): Harbors; Life


HARBOR, by WINIFRED MARY LETTS    Poem Source             Poet's Biography
First Line: I think if I lay dying in some land
Subject(s): Harbors; Ireland


HARBOR WATCH, by GRACE TOWNSEND    Poem Text            
First Line: I will go down to the wharf to see
Last Line: Watching the slanted sails.
Subject(s): Harbors; Sailing & Sailors


HARBOUR, by RONALD STUART THOMAS    Poem Source             Poet's Biography
First Line: A harbour with the %boats going in and out
Last Line: Say but I say %fish
Alternate Author Name(s): Thomas, R. S.
Subject(s): Harbors


HARBOUR-MOUTH, by MABEL CHRISTIAN FORBES    Poem Source            
First Line: My bark is laden - all the freight is tears
Subject(s): Harbors


HAWAII BOUND: 2. POETRY, by OLIVER MURRAY EDWARDS    Poem Text            
First Line: Once more the sun is shining
Last Line: Defy the sea again!
Subject(s): Guests; Harbors; Honolulu; Islands; Tourists; Travel; Visiting; Journeys; Trips


I LOVE ALL THINGS THAT CLUSTER ROUND THE SEA, by JOHN RICHARD MORELAND    Poem Text            
First Line: I love all things that cluster round the sea:
Last Line: And drop their anchors in the quiet bay.
Subject(s): Anchors; Boats; Disasters; Harbors; Sea; Shipwrecks; Water; Ocean


IN HARBOR (ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND), by ALEXANDER KINMAN LAING    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: One cannot call it sorrow any more
Last Line: That might as well have stopped and anchored there.
Subject(s): Anchors; Boats; Harbors; Sailing & Sailors; Seamen; Sails


LEAVING THE HARBOR, by LOUIS UNTERMEYER    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: At last the great, red sun sank low
Last Line: Lay on the shore of heaven.
Alternate Author Name(s): Lewis, Michael
Subject(s): Harbors; Sea; Ships & Shipping; Storms; Wind; Ocean


LOCALITIES, by CARL SANDBURG    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Wagon wheel gap is a place I never saw
Last Line: Their mothers are through waiting for them to come home.
Subject(s): Harbors


LONELY HARBOR, by HELEN EVELYN WILLIAMS    Poem Text            
First Line: We used to walk the wave-washed shore
Last Line: Is always there for me!
Subject(s): Harbors; Sea; Waves; Ocean


NORDEN, by MONICA OCHTRUP    Poem Source            
First Line: Our daughter, jennifer, comes home from her trip to west germany. She
Last Line: On the table. People look up. Converstion stops. When you take light %from the candle a sailor dies
Subject(s): Boats; Germany; Harbors; Travel


ON THE BAY, by RICHARD WATSON GILDER    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: This watery vague how vast! This misty globe
Last Line: Shows through the gray, itself in grayness lost!
Subject(s): Ferry Boats; Harbors; Lighthouses; New York Harbor


ON THIS ISLAND, by WYSTAN HUGH AUDEN                Poet's Biography
First Line: Look, stranger, on this island now
Alternate Author Name(s): Auden, W. H.
Variant Title(s): "in This Island;seascape;""look, Stranger, At This Island Now"";
Subject(s): Harbors; Islands; Religion; War; Theology


ON THIS ISLAND, by WYSTAN HUGH AUDEN    Poem Source             Poet's Biography
First Line: Look, stranger, on this island now
Last Line: That pass the harbour %and all the summer through the water saunter
Alternate Author Name(s): Auden, W. H.
Variant Title(s): In This Island; Seascape; "look, Stranger, At This Island Now
Subject(s): Harbors; Islands; Religion; War


PORT O' DREAMS, by CICELY FOX SMITH    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: There's a deal o' ports,' said murphy
Last Line: "an' the fireflies gleamin' golden in the palms I'll never see!"
Subject(s): Harbors; Nostalgia; Regret


RESURRECTION, by CICELY FOX SMITH    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Down at devine's hotel - where night and day
Last Line: Find in men's dreams her resurrection.
Subject(s): Harbors; Ships & Shipping


RETROSPECT, by CICELY FOX SMITH    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Ain't it rum?' said dan one day
Last Line: "what he likes best -- till it goes?"
Subject(s): Harbors; Past; Sailing & Sailors; Ships & Shipping


SAN FRANCISCO HARBOR, by NANCY BUCKLEY    Poem Text            
First Line: Tall ships, majestically fair
Last Line: Are harbored safe at home.
Subject(s): Harbors; San Francisco


SHIPS AT ANCHOR, by ELEANOR G. R. YOUNG    Poem Text            
First Line: I love to watch them rocking to and fro
Last Line: To find the rushing high-ways of the sea.
Subject(s): Anchors; Harbors; Seashore; Ships & Shipping; Travel; Beach; Coast; Shore; Journeys; Trips


STORM-WAVES AND FOG ON DORR'S POINT, BAR HARBOR, by SILAS WEIR MITCHELL    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: The fog's gray curtain round me draws
Last Line: And then no more.
Subject(s): Fog; Harbors; Sea; Storms; Waves; Haze; Ocean


SUNSET IN THE HARBOR, by ROSELLE MERCIER MONTGOMERY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Into night's arms there sinks the wounded sun
Last Line: And covers her with veils of mauve and gray!
Subject(s): Evening; Harbors; Sunset; Twilight


SYDNEY HARBOUR CONSIDERED AS A MATISSE, by JOHN FORBES    Poem Source            
First Line: One slip & you're back, via whitely & ken
Last Line: Crushed on sandstone piers? Maybe just
Subject(s): Harbors; Matisse, Henri (1869-1954); Sydney, Australia


THE HARBOR, by JOSEPHINE PINCKNEY    Poem Text            
First Line: Boatlights are clustered on the smooth blackness
Last Line: Refugees from too great beauty.
Subject(s): Harbors


THE HARBOR, by CARL SANDBURG    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Passing through huddled and ugly walls
Last Line: Veering and wheeling free in the open.
Subject(s): Harbors


THE HARBOUR FOG, by THOMAS WALSH    Poem Text            
First Line: Fog in the harbour, - sky and waterway
Last Line: "none is self-pilot on the harbour tide."
Alternate Author Name(s): Gill, Roderick; Strange, Garrett
Subject(s): Fog; Harbors; Haze


THE LONG WHITE SEAM, by JEAN INGELOW    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: As I came round the harbor buoy
Last Line: Sewing the long white seam.
Subject(s): Harbors; Light; Love; Marriage; Soul; Weddings; Husbands; Wives


THE OLD SHELLBACK, by CICELY FOX SMITH    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: By murphy's hotel as I loitered along
Last Line: And a crew of hard cases from liverpool town!
Subject(s): Harbors; Past


THE PENDULUM, by JURGIS BALTRUSHAITIS    Poem Text            
First Line: When the dumb darkness most heavily clings
Last Line: Cold, ineluctable footsteps of time.
Alternate Author Name(s): Baltrushaitis, George; Baltrushaitis, Iurgis; Baltrushaitis, Yurgis
Subject(s): Ferry Boats; Harbors; Poetry & Poets; Sea; Ocean


TRANSUBSTANTIATION, by JAN LEE ANDE    Poem Source            
First Line: Across santa barbara harbor, masts lean like white
Last Line: Shaft of straggly feathers, here and there, shed
Subject(s): Fishing And Fishermen; Harbors; Santa Barbara, California; Travel


UN BRUIT QUI COURT, by MAUREEN GIBBON    Poem Source            
First Line: On the island, women are moored like boats
Last Line: Split silently so that you would never know
Subject(s): Ferry Boats; Harbors; Islands


UNKNOWN HARBOR, by CLARENCE MAJOR    Poem Source             Poet's Biography
First Line: Housebound in a house not our own
Last Line: For the festival by way of an unknown harbor
Subject(s): Boats; Camping; Harbors; Sea Voyages