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The Last Rose of Summer by Thomas Moore | Wednesday, July 27, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

July 27th, 2016

Episode 659 of 782 episodes

Tis the last rose of summer Left blooming alone; All her lovely companions Are faded and gone: No flower of her kindred, No rose-bud is nigh, To reflect back her blushes, Or give sigh for sigh. I’ll not leave thee, thou lone one! To pine on the stem; Since the lovely are sleeping, Go, sleep... Read more »

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