by William Sharp (1855 - 1905), as Fiona Macleod

Language: English 
I saw a happy Spirit
That wandered among flowers:
Her crown was a rainbow,
Her gown was wove of hours.
She turned with sudden laughter,
I was, but am no more!
And as I followed after
Time smote me on the brow.


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This text was added to the website: 2008-08-18
Line count: 8
Word count: 42