by Louise Bogan (1897 - 1970)

Last Song
Language: English 
Goodbye, goodbye! 
There was so much to love, I could not love it all;
I could not love it enough. 
Some things I overlooked, and some I could not find. 
Let the crystal clasp them
When you drink your wine, in autumn.

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Researcher for this text: John Musto

This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
Line count: 6
Word count: 42