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Poem by Edna St. Vincent Millay


Eel-Grass


No matter what I say,
All that I really love
Is the rain that flattens on the bay,
And the eel-grass in the cove;
The jingle-shells that lie and bleach
At the tide-line, and the trace
Of higher tides along the beach:
Nothing in this place.



Edna St. Vincent Millay


Edna St. Vincent Millay's other poems:
  1. Low-Tide
  2. Mist in the Valley
  3. The Little Hill
  4. The Singing-Woman from the WoodТs Edge
  5. The Suicide


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