Poppy flower
Language: English 
A wild poppy-flower
Withered and died.

The day-people laughed --
But the night-people cried.

A wild poppy-flower
Withered and died.

First published in Crisis, February 1925

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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)


Researcher for this text: Emily Ezust [Administrator]

This text was added to the website: 2010-10-26
Line count: 6
Word count: 19