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Meeting at Night

Meeting at Night

by Robert Browning

Analysis: Trivia

Brain Snacks: Tasty Tidbits of Knowledge

Robert Browning is buried in Westminster Abbey, adjacent to fellow Victorian poet Alfred, Lord Tennyson (source).

Robert Browning didn't really achieve any critical success until after his wife, the poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning, died in 1861 (source).

Browning's wife, poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning, is buried in Florence Italy. Robert wanted to be buried there next to her but the cemetery had been closed (source).

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