Lucy Maud Montgomery

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

The Bridal Poem by Lucy Maud Montgomery


Last night a pale young Moon was wed
Unto the amorous, eager Sea;
Her maiden veil of mist she wore
His kingly purple vesture, he.

With her a bridal train of stars
Walked sisterly through shadows dim,
And, master minstrel of the world,
The great Wind sang the marriage hymn.

Thus came she down the silent sky
Unto the Sea her faith to plight,
And the grave priest who wedded them
Was ancient, sombre-mantled Night.

Submitted: Friday, January 03, 2003

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