Tag: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The holiest of all holidays

The holiest of all holidays are those Kept by ourselves in silence and apart; The secret anniversaries of the heart. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807 – 1882)  

The Tide rises, the Tide falls

The tide rises, the tide falls, The twilight darkens, the curlew calls; Along the sea-sands damp and brown The traveler hastens toward the town, And the tide rises,…

Haunted Houses

  Haunted Houses Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1858)    All houses wherein men have lived and died Are haunted houses. Through the open doors The harmless phantoms on their…