by Heinrich Hauer Bellamann (1882 - 1945)

Peaks
Language: English 
Quiet faces,
That look in faith
On distance,
I will come to you
And gaze upon that peace.
I cannot tell
If it be wind you see
Across the summer grain
Or the shaken agony
Of driven seas.

First published in Poetry, v. 19/2, Nov. 1921, p. 87

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This text was added to the website: 2010-05-29
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