I have seen tougher fights at the Longfellow Middle School PTA.
The story of how he inadvertently made a Champagne-style wine that even wowed Europe and inspired a poem by Longfellow.
Longfellow, author of the poem “The Song of Hiawatha,” about an Indian hero, likely met Isaac Pharaoh there.
He is to America what Paul Revere was to the Brits—without the horsemanship, the lanterns, and the Longfellow.
Longfellow, I believe, is not yet at the Oxbow, else the winged horse would neigh at him.
Then, Harriett thought, she could get back to her mother and Longfellow.
During a part of the time that Longfellow had rooms here, Worcester, who wrote the dictionary, was another occupant.
Longfellow's Skeleton in Armor has revealed their temporary settlement.
Sometimes her reviews, like those on the poetry of Longfellow and Lowell, were censured, but she was impartial and able.
I heard her reciting Longfellow's Excelsior; and such reading, and such gestures!