Adelaide Crapsey


Hypnos, God Of Sleep - Poem by Adelaide Crapsey

The shadowy boy of night
Crosses the dusking land;
He sows his poppy-seeds
With steady, gentle hand.

The shadowy boy of night
Young husbandman of dreams,
Garners his gracious blooms
By far and moonlit streams.


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Poem Submitted: Monday, April 19, 2010



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