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Louis Untermeyer

(1885-1977 / United States)

Poems of Louis Untermeyer

1. A Side Street 4/16/2010
2. Ash Wednesday 4/16/2010
3. Challenge 4/16/2010
4. End Of The Comedy 4/16/2010
5. Eve Speaks 4/16/2010
6. Faith 4/16/2010
7. Feuerzauber 1/4/2003
8. How much of Godhood 1/4/2003
9. Infidelity 4/16/2010
10. Inhibited 4/16/2010
11. Irony 4/16/2010
12. Ivory And Rose 4/16/2010
13. Koheleth 4/16/2010
14. Landscapes 4/16/2010
15. Magic 4/16/2010
16. Mockery 1/4/2003
17. On The Birth Of A Child 4/16/2010
18. Only Of Thee And Me 4/16/2010
19. Portrait Of A Machine 4/16/2010
20. Prayer 4/16/2010

Feuerzauber

I never knew the earth had so much gold --
   The fields run over with it, and this hill,
Hoary and old,
   Is young with buoyant blooms that flame and thrill.

Such golden fires, such yellow -- lo, how good
   This spendthrift world, and what a lavish God --
This fringe of wood,
   Blazing with buttercup and goldenrod.

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