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"A Leaf From The Tree of Songs" by Adam Christianson

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When harpers once in wooden hall A shining chord would strike Their songs like arrows pierced the soul Of great and low alike Aglow by hearth and candleflame From burning branch ot ember The mist of all their music sang As if to ask in wonder Is there a moment quite as keen Or memory as bright As light and fire and music (sweet) To warm the winter's night?