I heard a sound in the night.
Was it the wind I heard?
Was it the cry of a bird?
Or was it the old day dying?
I heard a sound in the morn.
The lilt of a note
In a robin's throat.
And I knew that a day was born.
Submitted by Garrett Medlock [Guest Editor]
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