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Edmund Clarence Stedman, ed. (1833–1908). A Victorian Anthology, 1837–1895. 1895.

Walter Savage Landor 1775–1864

For an Epitaph at Fiesole


LO! where the four mimosas blend their shade

In calm repose at last is Landor laid;

For ere he slept he saw them planted here

By her his soul had ever held most dear,

And he had liv’d enough when he had dried her tear.