John Bannister Tabb

(1845-1909 / the United States)

Butterfly - Poem by John Bannister Tabb

Butterfly, Butterfly, sipping the sand,
Have you forgotten the flowers of the land?
Or are you so sated with honey and dew
That sand-filtered water tastes better to you?

Topic(s) of this poem: butterfly

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, September 1, 2010

Poem Edited: Monday, December 15, 2014

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