William Allingham - Quotes

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Now Autumn's fire burns slowly along the woods and day by day the dead leaves fall and melt. ---->>>

Autumn's the mellow time.

Autumn's the mellow time.

If any foes of mine are there, I pardon every one: I hope that man and womankind will do the same by me. ---->>>

I have been an 'Official' all my life, without the least turn for it. I never could attain a true official manner, which is highly artificial and handles trifles with ludicrously disproportionate gravity. ---->>>

Writing is learning to say nothing, more cleverly each day.

Writing is learning to say nothing, more cleverly each day.

She danced a jig, she sung a song that took my heart away. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: Irish
Born: March 19, 1821
Birthplace: Ballyshannon, County Donegal, Ireland
Die: November 18, 1889
Occupation: Poet
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William Allingham (19 March 1824 – 18 November 1889) was an Irish poet, diarist and editor. He wrote several volumes of lyric verse, and his poem 'The Faeries' was much anthologised; but he is better known for his posthumously published Diary, in which he records his lively encounters with Tennyson, Carlyle and other writers and artists (wikipedia)