Crossing the Bar
|Crossing the Bar (1889)
|Tennyson regarded this as a summation of his poetical works, and requested that it should always be placed at the end of any collection of his poems. The following is as rendered in Demeter and other poems (1889).|
CROSSING THE BAR.
Sunset and evening star,
|This work published before January 1, 1923 is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.|