Francis William Lauderdale Adams

(27 September 1862 – 4 September 1893)

Francis William Lauderdale Adams Poems

41. London 4/20/2010
42. Liberty! 4/20/2010
43. Labour — Capital — Land 4/20/2010
44. Jesus 4/20/2010
45. Ireland 4/20/2010
46. In Trafalgar Square 4/20/2010
47. In The Street 4/20/2010
48. In The Sea-Gardens 4/20/2010
49. In The Pit 4/20/2010
50. In The Edgware Road 4/20/2010
51. In An East End Hovel 4/20/2010
52. Hong-Kong Lyrics 4/20/2010
53. Holy Russia 4/20/2010
54. Her Poem 4/20/2010
55. Henry George 4/20/2010
56. Hagar 4/20/2010
57. Greek Lyrics 4/20/2010
58. Gordon's Grave 1/4/2003
59. From A Verandah 4/20/2010
60. Fling Out The Flag 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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