Katharine Lee Bates

Aug. 12, 1859 - Mar. 28, 1929


Where Time's Long River

by Katharine Lee Bates

Where Time's long river hushes in the sea,
Beyond the furthest coast of starry space,
I dream that my far traveller waits for me,
Poised like a bird in glad, impatient grace.


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