'Twas the dusky Hallowe'en — Hour of fairy and of wraith, When in many a dim-lit green, 'Neath the stars' prophetic sheen, As the olden legend saith, All the future may be seen, And when — an older story hath — Whate'er in life hath ever been Loveful, hopeful, or of wrath, Cometh back upon our path. I was
Abram Joseph Ryan
Abram Joseph Ryan is the author of Father Ryan's Poems. (J. L. Rapier & co., 1879).