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Poem by Henry Van Dyke


To Julia Marlowe


Long had I loved this Attic shape, the brede 
Of marble maidens round this urn divine:
But when your golden voice began to read,
The empty urn was filled with Chian wine.



Henry Van Dyke


Henry Van Dyke's other poems:
  1. Storm-Music
  2. Echoes from the Greek Mythology
  3. The Proud Lady
  4. The Ancestral Dwelling
  5. The Window


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