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Christina Rossetti
(1830-1894) born on
Dec 05
English poet. She was one of the most important of English women poets both in range and quality; "Goblin Market," 1862.
         
   
F
I might show facts as plain as day:
But since your eyes are blind, you'd say,
"Where? What?" and turn away.

R
Who has seen the wind?
Neither you nor I:
But when the trees bow down their heads.
The wind is passing by.
A
The downhill path is easy, but there's no turning back.
N
Better by far that you should forget and smile than that you should remember and be sad.
K
So now in patience I possess
My soul year after tedious year,
Content to take the lowest place
The place assigned me here.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: "A Sketch," st. 3.
R: "Who Has Seen the Wind?," st. 2.
A: "The Poetical Works of Christina Rossetti."
N: In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994.
K: In "Wisdom of the Ages at Your Fingertips," MCR software, 1995.
   


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