The Sphinx By Henry Howard Brownell

The Sphinx By Henry Howard Brownell They glare,—those stony eyes! That in the fierce sun-rays Showered from these burning skies, Through untold centuries Have kept their sleepless and unwinking gaze. Since what unnumbered year Hast thou kept watch and ward, And o’er the buried Land of Fear So grimly held thy guard? No faithless slumber […]