Reading Time: < 1 minute



A Day! Help! Help! Another Day!
Your prayers, oh Passer by!
From such a common ball as this
Might date a Victory!
From marshallings as simple
The flags of nations swang.
Steady—my soul: What issues
Upon thine arrow hang!

Previous Poem
A Darting Fear&Mdash;A Pomp&Mdash;A Tear
Next Poem
A Dying Tiger&Mdash;Moaned For Drink