by Robert E. Lee (1807 - 1870)

Language: English 
Cool, laced, crystal
Chaste fingers
On our land.
Her breath white
Hymns to quell
The thin metallic War,
The war of hurried Leaves;
Winter's air is Care, still-born.
Cool, laced, crystal;
Winter's air.


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