Treasure Island

Percy Bysshe Shelley

(1792-1822 / Horsham / England)

A Fragment: To Music


Silver key of the fountain of tears,
Where the spirit drinks till the brain is wild;
Softest grave of a thousand fears,
Where their mother, Care, like a drowsy child,
Is laid asleep in flowers.

Submitted: Thursday, April 01, 2010
Edited: Monday, May 09, 2011

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