Late Spring - Poem by Judith Wright
The moon drained white by day
lifts from the hill
where the old pear-tree fallen in storm
springs up in blossom still.
Women believe in the moon:
this branch I hold
is not more white and still than she
whose flower is ages old,
and so I carry home
flowers from the pear
that makes such obstinate tokens still
for fruit it cannot bear.
Comments about Late Spring by Judith Wright
Read this poem in other languages
This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.