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Henry Clay Work

(1 October 1832 – 8 June 1884 / Middletown, Connecticut)

Poems of Henry Clay Work

1. Andy Veto 1/3/2003
2. Babylon Is Fallen! 1/3/2003
3. Beautiful Rose 1/3/2003
4. Brave Boys Are They! 1/3/2003
5. Columbia's Guardian Angels 1/3/2003
6. Come Back to the Farm! 1/3/2003
7. Come Home, Father! 1/3/2003
8. Come to Me, Sunbeam! I'm Dying 1/3/2003
9. Come, Pretty School-Girl! 1/3/2003
10. Corporal Schnapps 1/3/2003
11. Crossing the Grand Sierras 1/3/2003
12. Crying For Bread 1/3/2003
13. Dad's a Millionaire 1/3/2003
14. Don't Be Cruel to the Motherless Darlings 1/3/2003
15. Farewell, My Loved One! 1/3/2003
16. Georgie Sails To-Morrow! 1/3/2003
17. Grafted Into the Army 1/3/2003
18. Grand-Father's Clock 1/3/2003
19. Grandmother Told Me So 1/3/2003
20. Joy in Heaven 1/3/2003

Brave Boys Are They!

Heavily falls the rain;
Wild are the breezes tonight;
But 'neath the roof, the hours as they fly,
Are happy and calm and bright.
Gathering round our fireside,
Tho' it be summer time,
We sit and talk of brothers abroad
Forgetting the midnight chime

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