- Ernest (Christopher),1867–1900, English poet.
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It was merely too late for Dowson, and it was probably too soon.
But it was all struggle for Dowson, a battle with the pale lily.
Dowson was, let us say not mockingly, the boyish whimperer in song.
That was the genius of poets like Dowson, and pierrot was the master of them all.
Do you know that thing of Dowson's: 'I have been faithful to thee, Cynara, in my fashion'?Beyond
- Ernest (Christopher). 1867–1900, English Decadent poet noted for his lyric Cynara
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