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William Ernest Henley’s “Margaritae Sorori” – A Poem About Accepting Death

“Night with Her Train of Stars and Her Great Gift of Sleep”

(This Edward Robert Hughes painting was inspired by William Ernest Henley’s poem “Margaritae Sorori.” The title of the poem is Latin for “Sister Margaret.” Henley’s daughter Margaret died when she was five years old.) Continue reading William Ernest Henley’s “Margaritae Sorori” – A Poem About Accepting Death