Frank Dempster Sherman



by Frank Dempster Sherman

In her dark hair a lustrous jewel gleams,
A single star upon the edge of night:
Dazzling it is, and yet how dull it seems
Beside her face, -- drowned in the morning's light.


Lyrics For A Lute
Copyright 1890
Boston and New York, Houghton, Mifflin, and Company
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