Frank Dempster Sherman

 

Winter's Beggar

by Frank Dempster Sherman

Where heedless winds around him blow,
The Tree, a tattered beggar, stands,
And reaches out his empty hands
To catch the silver of the snow.

Source:

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