• Literary Period: Romanticism
  • Publication Date: 1819
  • Flesch-Kincaid Level: 6
  • Approx. Reading Time: 1 minute
Poetry

La Belle Dame sans Merci

O what can ail thee, knight-at-arms, Alone and palely loitering? The sedge has wither’d from the lake, And no birds sing. O what can ail thee, knight-at-arms, 5 So haggard and so woebegone? The squirrel’s granary is full, And the harvest’s done. I see a lily on thy brow...
  • Literary Period: Romanticism
  • Publication Date: 1819
  • Flesch-Kincaid Level: 6
  • Approx. Reading Time: 1 minute