William Morris

(1834 - 1896 / England)

The Flowering Orchard - Poem by William Morris

Silk Embroidery.

Lo silken my garden,
and silken my sky,
And silken my apple-boughs
hanging on high;
All wrought by the Worm
in the peasant carle’s cot
On the Mulberry leafage
when summer was hot!

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  • Margaret O Driscoll (3/24/2016 5:15:00 PM)

    A classic piece of poetry (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, April 13, 2010

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