Neutral Tones By Thomas Hardy

Neutral Tones
We stood by a pond that winter day,
And the sun was white, as though chidden of God,
And a few leaves lay on the starving sod;
—They had fallen from an ash, and were gray.
Your eyes on me were as eyes that rove
Over tedious riddles of years ago;
And some words played between us to and fro
On which lost the more by our love …

― By Thomas Hardy

Subscribe to Motivational Wizard

Get a weekly email magazine jam-packed with all the best posts from Motivational Wizard.

Related posts

“On the Beach at Night”

Team Motivational Wizard

Sonnets From The Portuguese, XIII By Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Team Motivational Wizard

The Smile

Team Motivational Wizard

You cannot copy content of this page