Happy Birthday, Lord Tennyson!

August 6, 2015 |Today in literary history: the birth of Alfred, Lord Tennyson. "Sweet is true love that is given in vain, and sweet is death that takes away pain."
August 6, 2015 |Today in literary history: the birth of Alfred, Lord Tennyson. “Sweet is true love that is given in vain, and sweet is death that takes away pain.”

Hello cobblers!

Today in literary history: Alfred, Lord Tennyson’s birthday!

The Poet Laureate was born on this day in 1809. To learn more about this literary icon click here, or to sample his work check out his collection over at Poets.org.

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