Treasure Island

Joseph Seamon Cotter

(1861 - 1919)

Night Winds


The slender moon in its silvery sheen,
The golden stars with the blue between
Of a dreamy, summer sky;
And still the night winds sigh.

With the silvery moon to whisper to,
And the golden stars to kiss, mid the blue
Of a listening, summer sky,
For what should the night winds sigh?

Submitted: Friday, January 03, 2003

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