Source: Baltimore American
Source type: newspaper
Document type: poem
Document title: “‘Is the Sunshine All Gone?’—William McKinley”
Author(s): Joyce, John A.
City of publication: Baltimore, Maryland
Date of publication: 17 September 1901
Volume number: 191
Issue number: 34815
|Joyce, John A. “‘Is the Sunshine All Gone?’—William McKinley.” Baltimore American 17 Sept. 1901 v191n34815: p. 6.|
|William McKinley (death: poetry).|
“Is the Sunshine All Gone?”—William McKinley
[Written for the American.]
“Is the sunshine all gone,” from this world of sorrow,
Were the words of our hero so brave and so true.
Yes; never again shall the sun of tomorrow
Bless his eyes with the sight of the trees and the dew.
But far in a realm of Life Everlasting
The sun is still shining around the White Throne,
Where saints in their glory are beaming and basking,
And the gloom of this earth shall be never more known.
Washington, Sept. 13, 1901.