‘Stars, I have seen them fall’: A Poem by A. E. Housman

‘Stars, I have seen them fall…’: this short eight-line poem by A. E. Housman (1859-1936) is untitled, so we’ve given its first line here. Although the stars seem to fall, they remain in the sky; although rain falls into the sea, the sea remains the same saltwater it has always been. Housman’s poem is aboutContinue reading “‘Stars, I have seen them fall’: A Poem by A. E. Housman”