Caroline Giltinan

(United States)

Caroline Giltinan Poems

1. The Idol-Maker Prays 4/22/2010
2. Overnight, A Rose 1/4/2003

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Overnight, A Rose

That overnight a rose could come
   I one time did believe,
For when the fairies live with one,
   They wilfully deceive.
But now I know this perfect thing
   Under the frozen sod
In cold and storm grew patiently
   Obedient to God.
My wonder grows, since knowledge came
   Old fancies to dismiss;
And courage comes. Was not the rose
   A winter doing this?
Nor did it know, the weary while,
   What color and perfume
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