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IN SHIMMERING ROBES, by            
First Line: They told me when a wondering child
Last Line: Brings shining visions down to earth.
Subject(s): Children; Plants; Trees; Childhood; Planting; Planters


They told me when a wondering child,
Could I achieve a swift-winged flight
To some tree's sunlit pinnacle,
The heavens would open to my sight.

My childish faith, long since destroyed,
Evoked a dream of greater worth;
For now I know who plants a tree
Brings shining visions down to earth.





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