Treasure Island

Ernest Myers

(13 October 1844 - 25 November 1921 / Keswick / England)

Poems of Ernest Myers

1. Etsi Omnes, Ego Non 4/21/2010
2. Gordon 4/21/2010
3. Infant Eyes 1/3/2003
4. The Seamaids’ Music 4/21/2010

Gordon

I
ON through the Libyan sand
Rolls ever, mile on mile,
League on long league, cleaving the rainless land,
Fed by no friendly wave, the immemorial Nile.

II
Down through the cloudless air,
Undimm’d, from heaven’s sheer height,

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