Paul Laurence Dunbar

(1872-1906 / Ohio / United States)

Dawn - Poem by Paul Laurence Dunbar

AN angel, robed in spotless white,
Bent down and kissed the sleeping Night.
Night woke to blush; the sprite was gone.
Men saw the blush and called it Dawn.

Comments about Dawn by Paul Laurence Dunbar

  • (5/27/2015 2:10:00 PM)

    short... but sweet and vivid! ! beautiful how he described it (Report) Reply

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  • Brian Jani (5/3/2014 3:15:00 AM)

    Wow, who said short is bad? .this is a nice piece of poetry (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, April 2, 2010

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