Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Johnstown Center / Rock County / Wisconsin
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Johnstown Center / Rock County / Wisconsin
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Artist's Life

Rating: 3.0

Of all the waltzes the great Strauss wrote,
mad with melody, rhythm--rife
From the very first to the final note,
Give me his "Artist's Life!"

It stirs my blood to my finger ends,
Thrills me and fills me with vague unrest,
And all that is sweetest and saddest blends
Together within my breast.

It brings back that night in the dim arcade,
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Shaun Cronick 08 May 2020

Through music love a'shines and what else is there to say but thank you.

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* Sunprincess * 24 April 2016

.....a grand tribute to an artist's life ?

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