Agnes Maule Machar
Agnes Maule Machar (23 January 1837 — 24 January 1927) was a Canadian author.
Machar was born and educated in Kingston, Ontario. She was the daughter of John Machar more »
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The soft blue touch of turquoise, crystal clear,
Curves o'er white hills and rivers' frozen flow,
Draped in a virgin robe of dazzling snow
That veils the silent landscape far and near,
Swathing the withered herbage brown and sere,
And the tall dusky pines that-sweeping low
Their long dark branches-violet shadows throw
Across the stainless marble of the mere.
Hark! through the stillness break the glad sleigh-bells
In silvery cadence through the frosty air;
Of happy hearts their merry music tells;-
Of glad home-comings-meetings everywhere;
But late we ...