Friday Poem – Love’s Secret


… a little later than normal. But here is a lovely poem by William Blake.

Love’s Secret

Never seek to tell thy love,
Love that never told can be;
For the gentle wind does move
Silently, invisibly.

I told my love, I told my love,
I told her all my heart;
Trembling, cold, in ghastly fears,
Ah! she did depart!

Soon as she was gone from me,
A traveller came by,
Silently, invisibly
He took her with a sigh.

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2 responses to “Friday Poem – Love’s Secret

  1. Beautiful and silently expressed !

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