Upon her face the light I see
My heart beckons a soulful plea
Her music I hear and known be my heart
From this embracing moment I shan't depart
In silent knowing I vow she be mine
And in this moment is defined all time.
Rose Marie Raccioppi
Orangetown, New York
Harmony, 1877, Oil on canvas, Sir Frank Dicksee, British, 1853-1928.