COME NOT WHEN I…

Poems By Alfred Lord Tennyson

Poems By Alfred Lord Tennyson (Photo credit: josefskrhola)

COME NOT WHEN I AM DEAD

“Come not, when I am dead,
to drop thy foolish tears upon my grave,
to trample round my fallen head,
and vex the unhappy dust thou wouldst not save,
There let the wind sweep and the plover cry:
but thou, go by.”
Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809-1892)

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