flame-flower quotes - 10 of
Where the Youth pined away with desire,
And the pale Virgin shrouded in snow, ...
Ah, Sun-flower, weary of time,
Who countest the steps of the Sun, ...
She drew back; he was calm
'It is this that had the power,' ...
A girl could only see
That a flower had marred a man, ...
Lovers, forget your love,
And list to the love of these, She a window flower, And he a winter breeze.
But the flower leaned aside
And thought of naught to say, And morning found the breeze A hundred miles away.
The appeal to heaven breaks off.
The petals begin to fall, in self-forgiveness. ...
The flower-fed buffaloes of the spring
In the days of long ago, ...
Oh some I know! I have embalmed the days,
Even the sacred moments when we played, ...
The flame is not as bright to itself as it is to those it illuminates: so too the sage.
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