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Poem by Emily Jane Brontë


Moonlight, Summer Moonlight


'Tis moonlight, summer moonlight,
All soft and still and fair;
The solemn hour of midnight
Breathes sweet thoughts everywhere,

But most where trees are sending
Their breezy boughs on high,
Or stooping low are lending
A shelter from the sky.

And there in those wild bowers
A lovely form is laid;
Green grass and dew-steeped flowers
Wave gently round her head. 



Emily Jane Brontë


Emily Jane Brontë's other poems:
  1. Self-Interrogation
  2. Honour's Martyr
  3. The Wanderer from the Fold
  4. The Philosopher
  5. Yes, Holy Be Thy Resting Place


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