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Raymond Knister

(27 May 1899 – 29 Aug 1932 / Canada)

The Quiet Snow


1 The quiet snow
2 Will splotch
3 Each in the row of cedars
4 With a fine
5 And patient hand;
6 Numb the harshness,
7 Tangle of that swamp.
8 It does not say, The sun
9 Does these things another way.

10 Even on hats of walkers,
11 The air of noise
12 And street-car ledges
13 It does not know
14 There should be hurry.

Submitted: Tuesday, December 31, 2002

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