Francis William Lauderdale Adams

(27 September 1862 – 4 September 1893)

Francis William Lauderdale Adams Poems

1. Art 4/20/2010
2. Defeat? 4/20/2010
3. Love and Death 1/4/2003
4. To Queen Victoria In England 4/20/2010
5. A Death At Sea 4/20/2010
6. Dedication To His Love 4/20/2010
7. Drill 4/20/2010
8. London 4/20/2010
9. Anarchism 4/20/2010
10. Dublin At Dawn 4/20/2010
11. Why He Loves Her 4/20/2010
12. Père-la-Chaise 4/20/2010
13. The Caged Eagle 4/20/2010
14. To The Emperor William I 4/20/2010
15. The Australian Flag 4/20/2010
16. To Sydney Jephcott 4/20/2010
17. To The Girls Of The Unions 4/20/2010
18. Dirge 4/20/2010
19. A Mahomedan Ship Fireman 4/20/2010
20. Axiom 4/20/2010

Gordon's Grave

All the heat and the glow and the hush
   of the summer afternoon;
the scent of the sweet-briar bush
   over bowing grass-blades and broom;

the birds that flit and pass;
   singing the song he knows,
the grass-hopper in the grass;
   the voice of the she-oak boughs.

[Hata Bildir]