Poetry of Kansas
 

The Mirror.

WITHIN the glass
Our shadows pass,
       Like phantoms one by one,
But in the glass
Our lips may kiss
       No image save their own.

__Albert Bigelow Paine.

 
Rhymes by Two Friends
Albert Bigelow Paine & William Allen White
(Fort Scott: M. L. Izor and Son. 1893)
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