Rose Aylmer

Original Text: 
Walter Savage Landor, Simonidea. (1806). The present is the text of Landor's Works (London: E. Moxon, 1846). PR 4870 A25F6 1846 ROBA.
2      Ah what the form divine!
3What every virtue, every grace!
4      Rose Aylmer, all were thine.
5Rose Aylmer, whom these wakeful eyes
6      May weep, but never see,
7A night of memories and of sighs
8      I consecrate to thee.

Notes

1] The present is the text of 1846. Rose (l779-1800), the daughter of Baron Aylmer, had been a friend of Landor. Back to Line
Publication Start Year: 
1806
RPO poem Editors: 
H. Kerpneck
RPO Edition: 
3RP 3.3.
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