famous poetry
| Famous Poetry | Roleplay | Free Video Tutorials | Online Poetry Club | Free Education | Best of Youtube | Ear Training

The Negro Boy Analysis

Author: Poetry of Leigh Hunt Type: Poetry Views: 208

Sponsored Links

Paupertas onus visa est grave.

Cold blows the wind, and while the tear

Bursts trembling from my swollen eyes,

The rain's big drop, quick meets it there,

And on my naked bosom flies!

O pity, all ye sons of Joy,

The little wand'ring Negro-boy.

These tatter'd clothes, this ice-cold breast

By Winter harden'd into steel,

These eyes, that know not soothing rest,

But speak the half of what I feel!

Long, long, I never new one joy,

The little wand'ring Negro-boy!

Cannot the sigh of early grief

Move but one charitable mind?

Cannot one hand afford relief?

One Christian pity, and be kind?

Weep, weep, for thine was never joy,

O little wand'ring Negro-boy!

Is there a good which men call Pleasure?

O Ozmyn, would that it were thine!

Give me this only precious treasure;

How it would soften grief like mine!

Then Ozmyn might be call'd, with joy,

The little wand'ring Negro-boy!

My limbs these twelve long years have borne

The rage of ev'ry angry wind:

Yet still does Ozmyn weep and mourn,

Yet still no ease, no rest can find!

Then death, alas, must soon destroy

The little wand'ring Negro-boy!

No sorrow e'er disturbs the rest,

That dwells within the lonely grave;

Thou best resource, the wo-wrung breast

E'er ask'd of Heav'n, or Heav'n e'er gave!

Ah then, farewell, vain world, with joy

I die the happy Negro-boy!


Learn to Play Songs by Ear: Ear Training

122 Free Video Tutorials

[Video Tutorial] How to build google chrome extensions

Please add me on youtube. I make free educational video tutorials on youtube such as Basic HTML and CSS.

Free Online Education from Top Universities

Yes! It's true. Online College Education is now free!

||| Analysis | Critique | Overview Below |||

There have been no submitted criqiques, be the first to add one below.

Post your Analysis


Free Online Education from Top Universities

Yes! It's true. College Education is now free!

Most common keywords

The Negro Boy Analysis Leigh Hunt critical analysis of poem, review school overview. Analysis of the poem. literary terms. Definition terms. Why did he use? short summary describing. The Negro Boy Analysis Leigh Hunt Characters archetypes. Sparknotes bookrags the meaning summary overview critique of explanation pinkmonkey. Quick fast explanatory summary. pinkmonkey free cliffnotes cliffnotes ebook pdf doc file essay summary literary terms analysis professional definition summary synopsis sinopsis interpretation critique The Negro Boy Analysis Leigh Hunt itunes audio book mp4 mp3 mit ocw Online Education homework forum help

Poetry 137
Poetry 20
Poetry 133
Poetry 72
Poetry 52
Poetry 17
Poetry 59
Poetry 148
Poetry 8
Poetry 31
Poetry 52
Poetry 2
Poetry 139
Poetry 221
Poetry 188
Poetry 180
Poetry 23
Poetry 193
Poetry 211
Poetry 13