Treasure Island

Lola Ridge

(December 12, 1873- May 19, 1941 / Dublin)

The Star


Last night
I watched a star fall like a great pearl into the sea,
Till my ego expanding encompassed sea and star,
Containing both as in a trembling cup.

Submitted: Wednesday, April 21, 2010
Edited: Wednesday, February 08, 2012

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