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These Friendship Wine poems are examples of Wine poems about Friendship. These are the best examples of Wine Friendship poems written by international poets. You have an ad blocker! We understand, but PoetrySoup is a small privately owned website.
Not long ago I was with a friend in Napa, and we were doing what most people in Napa do--drink wine. But, we had also been doing what very few people in Napa or anywhere else do on a regular basis--talk about poetry. My friend works in the tech sector and responds to poetry much like the way one might react to a strange magician from a distant country--with both suspicion and confusion. Perhaps it is the way poetry is taught in high school and college, but I am always fascinated by how people see poetry as something overly intellectual and intentionally theoretical and abstract; as something unlike wine not to be enjoyed. In order to help drive home a point I had been making about poetry being visceral, instinctual, and pleasurable, I said to him after he had just finished a glass of Cabernet he clearly loved, "You know what you just did?
Below are ten of the finest poems about wine. Flourishing vine, whose kindling clusters glow Beneath the autumnal sun, none taste of thee; For thou dost shroud a ruin, and below The rotting bones of dead antiquity. This charming little poem is short enough to be quoted here in full:. Sits long and ariseth drunken, But not with the feast and the wine; He reeleth with his own heart, That great rich Vine. For religious faith, perhaps?
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Sign in with Facebook Sign in options., A man of many talents, Persian poet, philosopher, astronomer and mathematician Omar Khayyam is thought to have written over a thousand four-line verses known as rubaiyat, which were translated into English by Edward Fitzgerald in the mid th century. This little-known Song is a relatively early work by John Dryden, dating from a modestly comic adversion to the perils of drink.
The older I get, the better I like it. I am tasting stars! Fields "Wine is life. Wine is inspiring and adds greatly to the joy of living. The best way to learn about wine is the drinking.