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Poem by Dante Gabriel Rossetti


Michael Scotts Wooing


ROSE-SHEATHED beside the rosebud tongue
Lurks the young adder's tooth;
Milk-mild from new-born hemlock-bluth
The earliest drops are wrung:
And sweet the flower of his first youth
When Michael Scott was young. 



Dante Gabriel Rossetti


Dante Gabriel Rossetti's other poems:
  1. The House of Life. Sonnet 3. Love's Testament
  2. The House of Life. Sonnet 72. The Choice - 2
  3. The House of Life. Sonnet 20. Gracious Moonlight
  4. A Foretaste
  5. The House of Life. Sonnet 17. Beauty's Pageant


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