liveonearth (liveonearth) wrote,
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Winter Poem

I heard a bird sing
In the dark of December
A magical thing
And sweet to remember.

'We are nearer to Spring
Than we were in September,'
I heard a bird sing
In the dark of December.

Oliver Herford, 1863 – 1935
Tags: birds, poetry, spring, winter
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