John Bannister Tabb

(1845-1909 / the United States)

Joy - Poem by John Bannister Tabb

New-born, how long to stay?
The while a dew-drop may,
Or rainbow-gleam:
One kiss of sun or shade,
And, lo, the breath that made,
Unmakes the dream!


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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, September 1, 2010



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