Sunday, November 27, 2011

Wind and Silver / Amy Lowell

Wind and Silver

Greatly shining,
The Autumn moon floats in the thin sky;
And the fish-ponds shake their backs and flash their dragon scales
As she passes over them.

Amy Lowell (1874-1925)
from What's O'Clock, 1925

[Poem is in the public domain in Canada and the European Union]

Amy Lowell biography

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