In Divers Tones

by Charles G.D. Roberts

Edited by Tracy Ware


 

TO BLISS CARMAN

WITH A COPY OF LANG'S "HELEN OF TROY."


 

This antique song, new sung in fashion new,
From me, half silent fallen, with love to you,
O singer of unvexed scenes and virgin themes
In strait, quaint, ancient metres, thronged with dreams!