by William Allingham (1824 - 1889)

Hear the call!
Language: English 
Hear the call!
Fays, be still!
Noon is deep
On vale and hill.
Stir no sound
The Forest round!
Let all things hush
That fly or creep, --
Tree and bush,
Air and ground!
Hear the call!
Silence keep !
One and all
Hush, and sleep ! 

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This text was added to the website: 2009-01-19
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