Challenge (Classic Reprint)

Challenge (Classic Reprint)

by Louis Untermeyer
     
 

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Excerpt from Challenge

Summons

The eager night and the impetuous winds,
The hints and whispers of a thousand lures,
And all the swift persuasion of the Spring
Surged from the stars and stones, and swept me on ...
The smell of honeysuckles, keen and clear,
Startled and shook me, with the sudden thrill
Of some well-known but half-forgotten

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Excerpt from Challenge

Summons

The eager night and the impetuous winds,
The hints and whispers of a thousand lures,
And all the swift persuasion of the Spring
Surged from the stars and stones, and swept me on ...
The smell of honeysuckles, keen and clear,
Startled and shook me, with the sudden thrill
Of some well-known but half-forgotten voice.
A slender stream became a naked sprite,
Flashed around curious bends, and winked at me
Beyond the turns, alert and mischievous.
A saffron moon, dangling among the trees,
Seemed like a toy balloon caught in the boughs,
Flung there in sport by some too-mirthful breeze ...

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781331705086
Publisher:
FB &c Ltd
Publication date:
07/18/2015
Pages:
156
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.33(d)

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