sing me a song.

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“It is the first mild day of March:

Each minute sweeter than before…

There is a blessing in the air,

Which seems a sense of joy to yield

To the bare trees, and mountains bare,

And grass in the green field…

We from to-day, my Friend, will date

The opening of the year.

Love, now an universal birth,

From heart to heart is stealing,

From earth to man, from man to earth:

—It is the hour of feeling.’

~William Wordsworth (1770–1850), “To My Sister”

 

 

 

art credit: ‘sing me a song,’ by caitlin welz-stein

32 responses »

  1. Hi. Beth. Great poem for the beginning of March, St. David’s Day, the Welsh landscape and Wales being the ‘Land of Song’. William Wordsworth one of my favourite poets. I have reblogged. Have a great St. David’s Day.

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