Katharine Lee Bates

Aug. 12, 1859 - Mar. 28, 1929


I Will Not Fear (the Valley ...)

by Katharine Lee Bates

I will not fear the Valley, for amid
The blur of the innumerable dead,
Your glimmering footsteps cannot be so hid
But I shall follow in them, homeward led.


Yellow Clover: A Book Of Remembrance
Copyright 1922
E. P. Dutton & Company, New York