The Emeralds

The Emeralds


Under the bowers
Where the ocean powers,
Sit on their pearled thrones,
Through coral woods
of weltering floods,
Over heaps of unvalued stones,
Through the dim beams,
Which amid the streams
Weave a network of coloured light.

This work was published before January 1, 1926, and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.