Heart of Clay: A Collection of Love Sonnets

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Carmelo & Bauermann, 1959 - Love poetry, Philippine (English) - 114 pages
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Contents

Introduction 1
SONNET PACE I Make me the liquid by your vase contained 4
i
One glance at you and all my peace is gone 6
ii
When I remember how I closed against 8
iii
Once more this anguish seethes within my breast 10
iv
burn your letters into ashes gray 12
v
There is no answer to this Wherefore? Why? 14
vi
And yet beneath the hearts disquiet lies 16
vii
Depart from me The likes of you and I 28
xiii
Here will I lie expecting you dear Love 30
xiv
Yes come to me tomorrow Come and try 32
xv
Wear high and proudly your defeat my heart 34
xvi
But how can pride exist between us Love 36
xvii
To think that once within these hands was cupped 38
xviii
How can I drink of lesser waters I 40
xix
If there be neither Soul nor Life Hereafter 42
xx

My heart beats in remembered harmonies 18
viii
wonder if youll ever realize 20
ix
keep remembering your eyes somehow 22
x
No sleep upon these eyes can ever descend 24
xi
By candlelight you held my hand Gently 26
xii
saw the lights of Hongkong glinting gold 44
xxi
Your eyes of velvet Thus you circumscribed 46
xxii
Here then your picture Here the kiss that I 48
xxiii
Your letter came With fumbling fingers cold 50
xxiv
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