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" Has Time grown sleepy at his post, And let the exiled Summer back, Or is it her regretful ghost, Or witchcraft of the almanac ? While wandering breaths of mignonette In at the open window come, I send my thoughts afar, and let Them paint your Christmas... "
Poems - Page 33
by Edward Rowland Sill - 1887 - 112 pages
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The New England Magazine: An Illustrated Monthly, Volume 33

1906
...almost poetic, love for his early home. New England can always claim him proudly. The poem begins : "Can this be Christmas — sweet as May, With drowsy sun,...pointing out the way For flowers to follow, everywhere?" Then follows a delightful comparison of Christmas west and a typical New England Christmas that rings...
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Poems

Edward Rowland Sill - 1887 - 112 pages
...sky, A little rocking speck — now lost ; and still he strives A moment to recover it — in vain ; v Then slowly turns back to his work again. But loves...open window come, I send my thoughts afar, and let Glitter of ice, and glint of frost, And sparkles in the crusted snow ; And hark ! the dancing sleigh-bells,...
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Poems

Edward Rowland Sill - 1887 - 112 pages
...belief in His good time, Worth more than all earth's joys to which we climb. CHRISTMAS IN CALIFORNIA. ] AN this be Christmas — sweet as May, With drowsy...afar, and let Them paint your Christmas Day at home. )4 Christmas in California Glitter of ice, and glint of frost, And sparkles in the crusted snow ; And...
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Poems

Edward Rowland Sill - 1887 - 112 pages
...good time, Worth more than all earth's joys to which we climb. place, CHRISTMAS IN CALIFORNIA. t]AN this be Christmas — sweet as May, With drowsy sun,...open window come, I send my thoughts afar, and let Glitter of ice, and glint of frost, And sparkles in the crusted snow ; And hark ! the dancing sleigh-bells,...
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More Borrowings

1891 - 95 pages
...When shall we grieve, if grieve we must ?• To-morrow, oh, to-morrow." CHRISTMAS IN CALIFORNIA. Can this be Christmas — sweet as May, With drowsy sun,...her regretful ghost, Or witchcraft of the almanac ? Before me, on the wide, warm bay, A million azure ripples run ; Round me the sprouting palm-shoots...
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More Borrowings: A Compilation of Healthful Thoughts from Great Authors

1893 - 95 pages
...sorrow, When shall we grieve, if grieve we must? To-morrow, oh, to-morrow." CHRISTMAS IN CALIFORNIA. Can this be Christmas — sweet as May, With drowsy sun,...her regretful ghost, Or witchcraft of the almanac ? Before me, on the wide, warm bay, A million azure ripples run ; Round me the sprouting palm-shoots...
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The Dayspring from on High

Emma Forbes Cary - 1893 - 279 pages
...Verse. The salvation of our God. Answer. Alleluia, Alleluia. NONE : CHEISTMAS DAY. [BEEVIAEY.] Can this be Christmas — sweet as May, With drowsy sun...pointing out the way For flowers to follow, everywhere ? Before me, on the wide, warm bay, A million azure ripples run ; Round me the sprouting palm-shoots...
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A Berkeley Year: A Sheaf of Nature Essays

Eva V. Carlin - 1898 - 92 pages
...Mistletoe. Wild Cat Creek. Laurel. Along Strawberry Creek, and climbs in dwarf form to top of Grizzly. Can this be Christmas — sweet as May, With drowsy sun...pointing out the way For flowers to follow, everywhere ? EDWARD ROWLAND SILL. Before beginning, and without an end, As space eternal and as surety sure, Is...
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A Berkeley Year: A Sheaf of Nature Essays

Eva V. Carlin - 1898 - 92 pages
...Laurel. Along Strawberry Creek, and climbs in dwarf form to top of Grizzly. Can this be Christmas—sweet as May, With drowsy sun and dreamy air, And new grass...pointing out the way For flowers to follow, everywhere ? EDWARD ROWLAND SILL. Before beginning, and without an end, As space eternal and as surety sure, Is...
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Field, Forest, and Wayside Flowers: With Chapters on Grasses, Sedges, and ...

Maud Going - 1899 - 395 pages
..." new heavens and the new earth " wherein shall dwell righteousness. CHAPTER XVII MARTINMAS SUMMER Has time grown sleepy at his post And let the exiled...her regretful ghost Or witchcraft of the almanac? — ER Sill. THE still, sunny fall days are the serene old age of summer. In them they year seems to...
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