Henry Lawson

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

Henry Lawson Poems

61. The Wattle 1/1/2004
62. The Water Lily 3/27/2010
63. The Water 3/29/2010
64. The Watch on the Kerb 3/27/2010
65. The Wantaritencant 3/27/2010
66. The Wander-Light 1/1/2004
67. The Vote of Thanks Debate 3/27/2010
68. The Voice from Over Yonder 3/27/2010
69. The Vanguard [11] 3/27/2010
70. The Vanguard [1] 3/27/2010
71. The Vagabond 12/31/2002
72. The Unknown God 3/27/2010
73. The Uncultured Rhymer To His Cultured Critics 3/27/2010
74. The Two Samaritans and the Tramp 3/27/2010
75. The Two Poets 3/27/2010
76. The Triumph of the People 3/27/2010
77. The Tragedy 1/1/2004
78. The Tracks That Lie By India 3/27/2010
79. The Three Quiet Gentlemen 3/27/2010
80. The Three Kings [1] 3/27/2010

Shadows Before

"Like clouds o'er the South are the nations who reign
On fair islands that we would command;
But clouds that are darker and denser than these
Have sailed from an Isle in the Northern Seas
And rest on our Southern Land.

Low in dust is our Goddess of Liberty hurled
At our feet, and the time is at hand,
When we, the proud sons of the southern world,

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