Poem of the day

Hypnos, The God of Sleep
by Adelaide Crapsey (1878-1914)

The shadowy boy of night
   Crosses the dusking land;
He sows his poppy-seeds
   With steady gentle hand.

The shadowy boy of night,
   Young husbandman of dreams,
Garners his gracious blooms
   By far and moonlit streams.

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