Robert Frost (March 26, 1874 – January 29, 1963 / San Francisco)
A Boundless Moment
He halted in the wind, and - what was that
Far in the maples, pale, but not a ghost?
He stood there bringing March against his thought,
And yet too ready to believe the most.
'Oh, that's the Paradise-in-bloom,' I said;
And truly it was fair enough for flowers
had we but in us to assume in march
Such white luxuriance of May for ours.
We stood a moment so in a strange world,
Myself as one his own pretense deceives;
And then I said the truth (and we moved on) .
A young beech clinging to its last year's leaves.
Robert Frost's Other Poems
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- A Cliff Dwelling
- A Considerable Speck
- A Dream Pang
- A Late Walk
- A Line-Storm Song
- A Minor Bird
- A Patch of Old Snow
- A Prayer in Spring
- A Question
- A Servant To Servants
- A Soldier
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