Perfume Of Youth By Adelaide Crapsey

Perfume Of Youth (Girl’s Song) In Babylon, in Nineveh, And long ago, and far away, The lilies and the lotus blew That are my sweet…

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Fresher By Adelaide Crapsey

Fresher Than spring’s new scents The winter’s earliest wind Blows from the hills the first faint breath Of Snow. Why have I thought the dew…

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As I Went By Adelaide Crapsey

As I Went As I went, as I went Over the mountains, I heard, I heard, Through cloud-wreath and mist, A hound that was baying…

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The Plaint By Adelaide Crapsey

The Plaint Musicians O Musicians: Heartsease Heartsease: an you will have me live play heartsease. Light wind in the small green leaves Play, oh play,…

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The Monk In The Garden By Adelaide Crapsey

The Monk In The Garden He comes from Mass early in the morning The sky’s the very blue Madonna wears; The air’s alive with gold!…

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