The poem is in the public domain.
About this Poem
This version of “The Expiration” was published in Poems of John Donne, Volume 1 (Scribner’s Sons, 1896).
The poet John Donne is known as the founder of the Metaphysical Poets, which included George Herbert and Andrew Marvell, among others.
Date Published: 2017-09-17
Source URL: https://poets.org/poem/expiration