Edwin James Brady

(7 August 1869 - 22 August 1952 / Carcoar / New South Wales)

Edwin James Brady Poems

1. Roderic Quinn 5/15/2012
2. Dross And Gold 5/15/2012
3. Twilight 5/15/2012
4. The 'Bulletin' Stairs 5/15/2012
5. Shadows 5/15/2012
6. The Wardens Of The Seas 1/4/2003
7. The Great Grey Water 1/1/2004
8. Vive Anarchy 1/1/2004
9. Lost And Given Over 1/1/2004
Best Poem of Edwin James Brady

Lost And Given Over

A Mermaid’s not a human thing,
An’ courtin’ such is folly;
Of flesh an’ blood I’d rather sing,
What ain’t so melancholy.
Oh, Berta! Loo! Jaunita! Sue!
Here’s good luck to me and you—
Sing rally! ri-a-rally!
The seas is deep; the seas is wide;
But this I’ll prove whate’er betide,
I’m bully in the alley!
I’m bull-ee in our al-lee!

The Hooghli gal’er face is brown;
The Hilo gal is lazy;
The gal that lives by ’Obart town
She’d drive a dead man crazy;
Come, wet your lip, and let it slip! ...

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