by Percy Bysshe Shelley
The Waning Moon

To the Moon

Published (1) by Mrs. Shelley, "Posthumous Poems", 1824, (2) by W.M. Rossetti, "Complete Poetical Works", 1870.

 1. Art thou pale for weariness Of climbing heaven and gazing on the earth, Wandering companionless Among the stars that have a different birth,- And ever changing, like a joyless eye  That finds no object worth its constancy? 
 2. Thou chosen sister of the Spirit, That grazes on thee till in thee it pities...