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Léonie Adams

  • ... that enchantment that I lightly took / Out of the lovely April is for ever.

    • Léonie Adams,
    • "An Old Spell," Those Not Elect ()
  • Never, my heart, is there enough of living ...

    • Léonie Adams,
    • "Never Enough of Living," Those Not Elect ()
  • ... death's a cruel note, / Set in a mortal throat.

    • Léonie Adams,
    • "Every Bird of Nature," High Falcon ()

Léonie Adams, U.S. poet

(1899 - 1988)