John Burroughs

(3 April 1837 – 29 March 1921 / Roxbury, New York)

John Burroughs Quotes

The Bobolink

Daisies, clover, buttercup,
Redtop, trefoil, meadowsweet,
Ecstatic pinions, soaring up,
Then gliding down to grassy seat.

Sunshine, laughter, mad desires,
May day, June day, lucid skies,
All reckless moods that love inspires-
The gladdest bird that sings and flies.

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