by Witter Bynner (1881 - 1968)

Language: English 
  To Sara Teasdale

O there were lights and laughter
And the motions to and fro
Of people as they enter
And people as they go ...

And there were many voices
Vying at the feast,
But mostly I remember
Yours who spoke the least. 


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This text was added to the website: 2009-02-12
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