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[The feverish heaven]

The feverish heaven with a stitch in the side,
     Of lightning.


This poem is in the public domain.

About this Poem

"[The feverish heaven]" first appeared in Poem Outlines (Scribner's Sons, 1908).


Sidney Lanier

Sidney Lanier was born in Macon, Georgia, in 1842.

Date Published: 1908-01-01

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