by Walter De la Mare (1873 - 1956)

Winter evening
Language: English 
Over the wintry fields the snow drifts; falling, falling;
Its frozen burden filling each hollow. And hark;
Out of the naked woods a wild bird calling,
On the starless verge of the dark!


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