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Isabella Valancy Crawford

(25 December 1850 – 12 February 1887 / Dublin, Ireland)

Poems of Isabella Valancy Crawford

41. Said the West Wind 5/14/2001
42. Said The Wind 4/20/2010
43. Some Of Farmer Stebbin's Opinions 4/20/2010
44. Songs for the Soldiers 12/31/2002
45. The Burgomeister's Well 4/20/2010
46. The Camp of Souls 5/14/2001
47. The Canoe 12/31/2002
48. The City Tree 4/20/2010
49. The Dark Stag 5/14/2001
50. The Deacon And His Daughter 4/20/2010
51. The Earth Waxeth Old. 4/20/2010
52. The Farmer's Daughter Cherry 4/20/2010
53. The Ghosts Of The Trees 4/20/2010
54. The Helot 4/20/2010
55. The Hidden Room 4/20/2010
56. The Land Of Kisses 4/20/2010
57. The Lily Bed 12/31/2002
58. The Mother's Soul 1/1/2004
59. The Roman Rose-Seller 4/20/2010
60. The Rose 1/1/2004

His Wife and Baby

In the lone place of the leaves,
Where they touch the hanging eaves,
There sprang a spray of joyous song that sounded sweet and sturdy;
And the baby in the bed
Raised the shining of his head,
And pulled the mother's lids apart to wake and watch the birdie.
She kissed lip-dimples sweet,
The red soles of his feet,
The waving palms that patted hers as wind-blown blossoms wander;

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