Treasure Island

Blanche Edith Baughan

(16 January 1870 - 20 August 1958 / Putney / Surrey)

Poems of Blanche Edith Baughan

1. Five Prayers 1/1/2004
2. God's Acre 1/1/2004
3. On the Just and the Unjust 1/1/2004
4. The Greatest Gift 1/1/2004
5. The 'Mary Ross' 1/1/2004
6. The Old Place 1/1/2004

Five Prayers

TO taste
Wild wine of the mountain-spring, fresh, living, strong,
Running and rushing like a triumph-song
Round hearts new-braced:

To smell
A growing cowslip, some glad morn of Spring,
And breathe the breath of every fragrant thing
From every bell:

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