Richard Le Gallienne

(1866-1947 / England)

Primrose And Violet


Primrose and Violet-
May they help thee to forget
All that love should not remember,
Sweet as meadows after rain
When the sun has come again,
As woods awakened from December.
How they wash the soul from stain!
How they set the spirit free!
Take them, dear, and pray for me.

Submitted: Wednesday, April 14, 2010

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