POEMS FROM IRELAND: “Frolic” by George William Russell

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Frolic 

THE CHILDREN were shouting together
And racing along the sands,
A glimmer of dancing shadows,
A dovelike flutter of hands.

The stars were shouting in heaven,
The sun was chasing the moon:
The game was the same as the children’s,
They danced to the self-same tune.

The whole of the world was merry,
One joy from the vale to the height,
Where the blue woods of twilight encircled
The lovely lawns of the light.

by George William Russell

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4 Comments Add yours

  1. shemonti says:

    Very beautiful poetry.. simply loved it 🌼

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    1. I am so glad to hear this. I try to select the poems that touch me in some way, so its great to know when others enjoy them too. Thank you 🙂

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      1. shemonti says:

        Waiting to read more beautiful poetries from you.. much love :*

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  2. and much love back to you as well 🙂

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