Today’s Poem

“He Wishes for the Cloths of Heaven”

Had I the heavens’ embroidered cloths,
Enwrought with golden and silver light,
The blue and the dim and the dark cloths
Of night and light and the half light,
I would spread the cloths under your feet:
But I, being poor, have only my dreams;
I have spread my dreams under your feet;
Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.

                                                                                    -Yeats

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One Response to Today’s Poem

  1. Alyssa says:

    Beautiful poem. I needed Yeats today.

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