Josephine Preston Peabody

(1874-1922 / United States)

Envoi - Poem by Josephine Preston Peabody

Beloved, till the day break,
   Leave wide the little door;
And bless, to lack and longing,
   Our brimming more-and-more.

Is love a scanted portion,
   That we should hoard thereof? --
Oh, call unto the deserts,
   Beloved and my Love!

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, January 4, 2003

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