Treasure Island

Francis William Lauderdale Adams

(27 September 1862 – 4 September 1893)

Poems of Francis William Lauderdale Adams

21. Defeat? 4/20/2010
22. Dirge 4/20/2010
23. Drill 4/20/2010
24. Dublin At Dawn 4/20/2010
25. Elsie 4/20/2010
26. England 4/20/2010
27. England In Egypt 4/20/2010
28. Epode 4/20/2010
29. Evening Hymn In The Hovels 4/20/2010
30. Farewell To The Children 4/20/2010
31. Farewell To The Market 4/20/2010
32. Father Abe 4/20/2010
33. Fling Out The Flag 4/20/2010
34. From A Verandah 4/20/2010
35. Gordon's Grave 1/4/2003
36. Greek Lyrics 4/20/2010
37. Hagar 4/20/2010
38. Henry George 4/20/2010
39. Her Poem 4/20/2010
40. Holy Russia 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.

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