Katharine Lee Bates

Aug. 12, 1859 - Mar. 28, 1929


Our Driftwood Fire

by Katharine Lee Bates

How we delighted in our driftwood fire,
When festal eves would merrily decree it,
Dances of rainbow witches high and higher!
We, when this old earth burns, would love to see it.


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