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Before the Rain

By Aldrich, Thomas Bailey

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Title: Before the Rain  
Author: Aldrich, Thomas Bailey
Language: English
Subject: Fiction, Poetry, Verse drama
Collections: Poetry Collection
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Publisher: World Public Library Association


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Excerpt: We knew it would rain, for all the morn // A spirit on slender ropes of mist // Was lowering its golden buckets down // Into the vapory amethyst. // Of marshes and swamps and dismal fens- // Scooping the dew that lay in the flowers, // Dipping the jewels out of the sea, // To sprinkle them over the land in showers. // We knew it would rain, for the poplars showed // The white of their leaves, the amber grain // Shrunk in the wind-and the lightning now // Is tangled in tremulous skeins of rain! // Thomas Bailey Aldrich...


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