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Friday, March 02, 2007

March Poetry

"March Wind" by William Ross Searle

I'm a bit under the weather today, so I'll just reproduce two bits of poetry about March:

From Earthly Paradise: March by William Morris

Slayer of the Winter, art thou here again?
O welcome, thou that bring’st the Summer nigh!
The bitter wind makes not thy victory vain,
Nor will we mock thee for thy faint blue sky.

"March is the month of expectation" by Emily Dickinson

March is the month of expectation,
The things we do not know,
The Persons of prognostication
Are coming now.
We try to sham becoming firmness,
But pompous joy
Betrays us, as his first betrothal
Betrays a boy.

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