James Whitcomb Riley June Poems

1.
Knee-Deep In June

Tell you what I like the best --
'Long about knee-deep in June,
'Bout the time strawberries melts
On the vine, -- some afternoon
...

2.
When June Is Here

When June is here--what art have we to sing
The whiteness of the lilies midst the green
Of noon-tranced lawns? Or flash of roses seen
...

3.
June

Queenly month of indolent repose!
I drink thy breath in sips of rare perfume,
As in thy downy lap of clover-bloom
...

4.
June At Woodruff

Out at Woodruff Place--afar
From the city's glare and jar,
With the leafy trees, instead
...