November 4, 2006

THE RAIN

(In honor of the end of the dry season here...)

THE RAIN

Rain, do not hurt my flowers, but quickly spread
Your honey drops: presse not to smell them here:
When they are ripe, their odour will ascend
And at your lodging with their thanks appear.

-- George Herbert
Posted by John Weidner at November 4, 2006 12:42 PM
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