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

The Heart’s Country

Florence Wilkinson

HILL people turn to their hills;

Sea folk are sick for the sea:

Thou art my land and my country,

And my heart calls out for thee.

The bird beats his wings for the open,

The captive burns to be free;

But I—I cry at thy window,

For thou art my liberty.