by Walter De la Mare (1873 - 1956)

Echo
Language: English 
Seven sweet notes
In the moonlight pale
Warbled a leaf-hidden
Nightingale:
And Echo in hiding
By an old green wall
Under the willows
Sighed back them all.

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This text was added to the website: 2016-04-02
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