Treasure Island

Lesbia Harford

(1891 - 1927 / Australia)

You, whom the grave cannot bind


You, whom the grave cannot bind,
Shall a song hold you?
Still you escape from the mesh
Spun to enfold you.
Your woven texture of flesh
Short time confined you.
Sib to the sun and the wind,
Shall a song bind you?

Submitted: Thursday, April 15, 2010

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