He mourns for the Change that has come upon him and his Beloved, and longs for the End of the World by William Butler Yeats

Poet: William Butler Yeats Born: 13 June 1865, Sandymount, Ireland Irish Died: 28 January 1939, Cannes, France Buried: Drumcliff Cemetery, Ireland

A Last Confession by William Butlers Yeats

William Butler Yeats was a poet and one of the foremost figures in 20th Century literature. In his later years he served as a senator of the Irish Free State for two terms. He studied poetry from an early age and became fascinated by Irish legends....