Try our fun game
Dueling book covers…may the best design win!
"I never resist temptation because I have found that things that are bad for me do not tempt me."
More: Temptation quotes
Follow us on Twitter
Never miss a good book again! Follow Read Print on Twitter
A Poison Tree
Average Rating: 5.0 out of 5 based on 2 ratings
- 1 Favorite on Read Print
I told my wrath, my wrath did end.
I was angry with my foe:
I told it not, my wrath did grow.
And I watered it in fears
Night and morning with my tears,
And I sunned it with smiles
And with soft deceitful wiles.
And it grew both day and night,
Till it bore an apple bright,
And my foe beheld it shine,
And he knew that it was mine -
And into my garden stole
When the night had veiled the pole;
In the morning, glad, I see
My foe outstretched beneath the tree.
Do you like A Poison Tree?
If you're writing a A Poison Tree essay and need some advice, post your William Blake essay question on our Facebook page where fellow bookworms are always glad to help!