James Whitcomb Riley

(7 October 1849 - 22 July 1916 / Greenfield, Indiana)

Her Waiting Face - Poem by James Whitcomb Riley

In some strange place
Of long-lost lands he finds her waiting face--
Comes marveling upon it, unaware,
Set moonwise in the midnight of her hair.


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Poem Submitted: Friday, April 9, 2010



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