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Harriet Monroe, ed. (1860–1936).  Poetry: A Magazine of Verse.  1912–22.
 
Madness
By Haniel Long
 
From “On the Road”

THE NIGHT came softly to the sea;
And they, the seven stars, to me.
 
The sea, the seven stars, and I
Gave an involuntary cry.
 
It echoed in the hills, and went        5
The ways of old bewilderment.
 
And I alone the reason knew,
And I had told it then to you,
 
But stars are strange, the sea is deep,
And you were lovely in your sleep.        10
 
 
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