Henry Kendall Poems
|141.||Ella with the Shining Hair||4/7/2010|
|143.||Eighteen Hundred and Sixty-Four||4/7/2010|
|145.||Drowned at Sea||4/7/2010|
|151.||Daniel Henry Deniehy||1/1/2004|
|160.||Camped By The Creek||4/7/2010|
Take this rose, and very gently place it on the tender, deep
Mosses where our little darling, Araluen, lies asleep.
Put the blossom close to baby -- kneel with me, my love, and pray;
We must leave the bird we've buried -- say good-bye to her to-day;
In the shadow of our trouble we must go to other lands,
And the flowers we have fostered will be left to other hands.
Other eyes will watch them growing -- other feet will softly tread
Where two hearts are nearly breaking, where so many