Amelia Josephine Burr

(1878-1968 / United States)

Typhoon - Poem by Amelia Josephine Burr

We shall not shiver as we vainly try
To stir cold ashes once again to fire,
Nor bury a dead passion, you and I.
The wind that weds a moment sea and sky
In one exultant storm and passes by,
Was our desire.

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, April 22, 2010



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