Emily Pauline Johnson

[Tekahionwake] (10 March 1861 – 7 March 1913 / Chiefswood, Ontario)

Emily Pauline Johnson Poems

41. The Birds' Lullaby 4/7/2010
42. The ballad of yaada (a legend of the pacific coast) 1/1/2004
43. The art of alma-tadema 1/1/2004
44. The archers 1/1/2004
45. Silhouette 1/1/2004
46. Shadow river 1/1/2004
47. Re-voyage 1/1/2004
48. Rainfall 1/1/2004
49. Prairie greyhounds (C.P.R. "NO. 1," WESTBOUND) 1/1/2004
50. Penseroso 1/1/2004
51. Overlooked 1/1/2004
52. Ojistoh 1/1/2004
53. Nocturne 1/1/2004
54. My english letter 1/1/2004
55. Mosses 1/1/2004
56. Moonset 1/1/2004
57. Marshlands 1/1/2004
58. Lullaby of the iroquois 1/1/2004
59. Low tide at st. andrews 1/1/2004
60. Lady lorgnette 1/1/2004

Overlooked

Sleep, with her tender balm, her touch so kind,
Has passed me by;
Afar I see her vesture, velvet-lined,
Float silently;
O! Sleep, my tired eyes had need of thee!
Is thy sweet kiss not meant to-night for me?

Peace, with the blessings that I longed for so,
Has passed me by;

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