William Shakespeare

(26 April 1564 - 23 April 1616 / Warwickshire)

Twelve O'Clock - Fairy time


Through the house give glimmering light
By the dead and drowsy fire;
Every elf and fairy sprite
hop as light as bird from brier.

Now, until the break of day
Through this house each fairy stray.

Submitted: Monday, March 29, 2010

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