by Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772 - 1834)

No voice as yet had made the air
Language: English 
No voice as yet had made the air
Be music with your name ; yet why
That asking look ? that yearning sigh ?
That sense of promise every where ?
Belovéd ! flew your spirit by ?

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This text was added to the website: 2011-01-08
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Word count: 38