A Love Sonnet
When the Night's darkness hides you
from my sight,
Like the bright Moon - devoured by
Lost is my heart's love, lost are you my
Lost is the smile and music of your lips.
From the edge of my life I fall and sink
Sink in the doleful sea of nothingness!
And then, forlorn and forsaken I think
Of my life without your heavenly grace!
Then after the night, with daybreak you
Like the fair, lustrous Sun you shed
On me to cease the darkness from my
And to reach Heaven you show me the