Henry Lawson

(17 June 1867 – 2 September 1922 / Grenfell, New South Wales)

Henry Lawson Poems

381. I’m an Older Man Than You 3/26/2010
382. How the Land was Won 1/1/2004
383. His Brother’s Keeper 3/26/2010
384. Here's Luck 3/26/2010
385. Here Died 1/1/2004
386. Heed Not! 3/26/2010
387. He’s Gone to England for a Wife 3/26/2010
388. He Mourned His Master 3/26/2010
389. He Had So Much Work To Do 3/26/2010
390. Hawkers 3/26/2010
391. Harry Stephens 3/26/2010
392. Hannah Thomburn 3/26/2010
393. GS [or the Fourth Cook] 3/26/2010
394. Grey Wolves Grey 3/26/2010
395. Grace Jennings Carmicheal 3/26/2010
396. Golden Gully 3/26/2010
397. Give yourself a Show: New Year's Eve 3/26/2010
398. Gipsy Too 3/26/2010
399. Gettin Back 3/26/2010
400. Genoa 3/26/2010

At The Beating Of A Drum

Fear ye not the stormy future, for the Battle Hymn is strong,
And the armies of Australia shall not march without a song;
The glorious words and music of Australia's song shall come
When her true hearts rush together at the beating of a drum.

We may not be there to hear it – 'twill be written in the night,
And Australia's foes shall fear it in the hour before the fight.
The glorious words and music from a lonely heart shall come
When our sons shall rush to danger at the beating o

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