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Poetry Friday: Maud by Alfred, Lord Tennyson

September 5th, 2014 (08:38 am)
sleepy

Current Mood: sleepy
Current Song: Cold Case score music

All night have the roses heard
The flute, violin, bassoon;
All night has the casement jessamine stirr'd
To the dancers dancing in tune;
Till a silence fell with the waking bird,
And a hush with the setting moon.
- from Maud by Alfred, Lord Tennyson

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Posted by: mlyearofreading (mlyearofreading)
Posted at: September 6th, 2014 12:52 pm (UTC)

I'm torn between wanting to be the rose and wanting to be one of the dancers...

Posted by: Little Willow (slayground)
Posted at: September 6th, 2014 03:54 pm (UTC)

:)

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