Edward Harrington Poems
|1.||The Bush Rangers||1/1/2004|
|3.||There’s Only The Two Of Us Here||1/1/2004|
|4.||The Swagless Swaggie||4/9/2010|
|5.||The Kerrigan Boys||4/9/2010|
|7.||The Gentle Hint||4/9/2010|
|8.||Hills Of Whroo||4/9/2010|
|9.||The Dead Come Home: Excerpt||4/9/2010|
The Bush Rangers
Four horseman rode out from the heart of the range,
Four horseman with aspects forbidding and strange.
They were booted and spurred, they were armed to the teeth,
And they frowned as they looked at the valley beneath,
As forward they rode through the rocks and the fern -
Ned Kelly, Dan Kelly, Steve Hart and Joe Byrne.
Ned Kelly drew rein and he shaded his eyes -
'The town's at our mercy! See yonder it lies!
To hell with the troopers!' - he shook his clenched fist -
'We will shoot them like dogs if they dare to resist!'
And all of them nodded, grim-visaged and ...