William Butler Yeats poems

William Butler Yeats(13 June 1865 - 28 January 1939 / County Dublin / Ireland)
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A Drinking Song

- by William Butler Yeats 206

WINE comes in at the mouth
And love comes in at the eye;
That's all we shall know for truth
Before we grow old and die.
I lift the glass to my mouth,
I look at you, and I sigh.

He Wishes For The Cloths Of Heaven

- by William Butler Yeats 177

HAD I the heavens' embroidered cloths,
Enwrought with golden and silver light,
The blue and the dim and the dark cloths
Of night and light and the half-light,
I would spread the cloths under your feet:
But I, being poor, have only my dreams;
I have spread my dreams under your feet;
Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.

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