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A Child's Own Book of Verse II by  Ada M. Skinner

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THE TWILIGHT

In her wimple of wind and her slippers of sleep,

The Twilight comes like a little goose-girl,

Herding her owls with many "Tu-whoos,"

Her little brown owls in the woodland deep,

Where dimly she walks in her whispering shoes,

And gown of shimmering pearl.

—MADISON CAWEIN.


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