Treasure Island

Hugh McCrae

(4 October 1876 - 17 February 1958 / Melbourne)

Poems of Hugh McCrae

1. A Bridal Song 4/21/2010
2. Australian Spring 1/1/2004
3. Mortgaged 5/3/2012
4. Never Again 1/1/2004
5. Song of the Rain 1/1/2004

A Bridal Song

SHE is more sparkling beautiful
Than dawn-light seen thro’ tears
The weeping worlds of Paradise
Shed down upon the spheres.

Her eyes are bright and passionate
With love’s immortal flame—
The flowers of a wildwood tree
In petals write her name.

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