Lucy Maud Montgomery

(30 November 1874 – 24 Nisan 1942 / New London)

A Winter Dawn - Poem by Lucy Maud Montgomery

Above the marge of night a star still shines,
And on the frosty hills the sombre pines
Harbor an eerie wind that crooneth low
Over the glimmering wastes of virgin snow.

Through the pale arch of orient the morn
Comes in a milk-white splendor newly-born,
A sword of crimson cuts in twain the gray
Banners of shadow hosts, and lo, the day!


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  • Rookie - 102 Points Brian Jani (5/3/2014 4:04:00 AM)

    This is a well written poem Lucy (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003



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