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The Stepmother and the Princess - The Cool Web : A Robert Graves Oratorio
The Stepmother and the Princess by Robert Graves (1910-1914) Through fogs and magic spells All day I’ve guided you, Through loud alarms and yells, Through scent of wizard stew, Through midday pools of dew, Through crowds that moan and mock, Ogres at human feast, Blood-streams and battleshock, Past phantom bird and beast, Monsters …