With shifting wind.
Cupping the sunrise
As a thing
By your consent.
Source of waters
Greet new day’s warmth.
Arsenal of bolts
Of shocking power.
Singer of haunting
Night wind’s tunes.
There in place,
Long before the fathers.
Halting our present breath
With steep inclines,
Testing the might
Of leg and limb.
Pausing to cradle
Dwarfish alpen blossoms
Hidden thawing beauties
We look up to you
And seek understanding.
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Poet's Notes about The Poem
Comments about this poem (Mountain God by Doug Blair )
(1 February 1902 – 22 May 1967)
(4 April 1928 - 28 May 2014)
(March 26, 1874 – January 29, 1963)
William Butler Yeats
(13 June 1865 – 28 January 1939)
(28 November 1757 – 12 August 1827)
(12 July 1904 – 23 September 1973)
(10 December 1830 – 15 May 1886)
(27 October 1914 – 9 November 1953)
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