Francis William Lauderdale Adams

(27 September 1862 – 4 September 1893)

Francis William Lauderdale Adams Poems

61. Father Abe 4/20/2010
62. Farewell To The Market 4/20/2010
63. Farewell To The Children 4/20/2010
64. Evening Hymn In The Hovels 4/20/2010
65. Epode 4/20/2010
66. England In Egypt 4/20/2010
67. England 4/20/2010
68. Elsie 4/20/2010
69. Dublin At Dawn 4/20/2010
70. Drill 4/20/2010
71. Dirge 4/20/2010
72. Defeat? 4/20/2010
73. Dedication To His Love 4/20/2010
74. Dai Butsu 1/1/2004
75. Belgravia by Night 7/10/2012
76. Axiom 4/20/2010
77. Aux Ternes 4/20/2010
78. Australia 4/20/2010
79. At The West India Docks 4/20/2010
80. Art 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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