by Christina Georgina Rossetti (1830 - 1894)

Is the moon tired? she looks so pale
Language: English 
Is the moon tired? she looks so pale
Within her misty veil:
She scales the sky from east to west,
And takes no rest.

Before the coming of the night
The moon shows papery white;
Before the dawning of the day
She fades away.

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This text was added to the website: 2006-01-27
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Word count: 44