by Adelaide Crapsey (1878 - 1914)

Language: English 
   Seen on a Night in November

How frail
Above the bulk
Of crashing water hangs,
Autumnal, evanescent, wan,
The moon.

Note: Bottelier's setting begins with the title "Niagara" sung twice, followed by "Seen on a Night in November"


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This text was added to the website: 2008-09-14
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