Paul Laurence Dunbar

(1872-1906 / Ohio / United States)

Twilight


'Twixt a smile and a tear,
'Twixt a song and a sigh,
'Twixt the day and the dark,
When the night draweth nigh.
Ah, sunshine may fade
From the heavens above,
No twilight have we
To the day of our love.

Submitted: Friday, April 02, 2010

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