Sara Teasdale, comp. (1884–1933).
The Answering Voice: One Hundred Love Lyrics by Women. 1917.


Adelaide Crapsey

NEVER the nightingale;

Oh, my dear,

Never again the lark,

Thou wilt hear.

Though dusk and the morning still

Tap at thy window-sill,

Though ever love call and call,

Thou wilt not hear at all,

My dear, my dear.