not of silver nor of coral,
but of weatherbeaten laurel.
 
Here, he introduced a sea
uniform like tapestry;
 
here, a fig-tree; there, a face;
there, a dragon circling space—
 
designating here, a bower;
there, a pointed passion-flower.

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