Five of the Best Poems about Daughters The greatest daughter poems selected by Dr Oliver Tearle. puckered lips, she leans in to give me.

"On My First Daughter" is an elegy written by the English poet and playwright Ben Jonson. she is.

She was born to the couple while they … such a sweet gesture of love. With safety of her innocence; Whose soul heaven’s queen, whose name she bears, When someone asks me Here lies, to each her parents’ ruth, Mary, the daughter of their youth; Yet all heaven’s gifts being heaven’s due, It makes the father less to rue. By Toni Kane – Best Daughter Poems There’s This Girl There’s a beautiful girl she is my daughter – She’s the love of my life more precious than water. ‘On My First Daughter’ by Ben Jonson is a touching elegy written to honour and mourn the death of the poet’s first child, Mary.

If you are a daddy to a young independent girl pursuing her dreams, post a cute message on her Facebook. she cries. and it's as if she's never laughed before. A beautiful daughter a true godsend – A savior, a treasure a faithful friend. she kisses me. In the first lines of ‘On My First Daughter,’ the poet begins by addressing his daughter in her grave. I Love You Poems for Daughter: When was the last time you told your daughter how much you love her? If you are parents to a teenage daughter, write a sweet handwritten note and slip it into her backpack.

She’s charming and sweet loving and kind – The nicest you’ll meet or will ever find. A Poem from a Mother to a Daughter The next poem is from a mother to a daughter, who are usually quite close and share a special bond. At six months’ end she parted hence. her heart knows only what it misses. Previously, we’ve selected some of the best poems about... Anne Bradstreet, ‘ Upon My Daughter Hannah Wiggin Her Recouery From A Dangerous Feaver ’.. And life was ended near. my first daughter, my after-work joy, my love-laugh bundle. By Ben Jonson.

I'm actually going to email this poem to my mom and tell her to share it with her only daughter (my sister).

On My First Daughter. The poem was first published in Jonson's 1616 folio, but it was most likely …