Treasure Island

Henry Lawson

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

Poems of Henry Lawson

81. Dan, The Wreck 12/31/2002
82. Dawgs of War 3/26/2010
83. Divorced 3/26/2010
84. Do You Think That I Do Not Know? 3/26/2010
85. Down the River 3/26/2010
86. Eureka 1/1/2004
87. Eurunderee 12/31/2002
88. Every Man Should have a Rifle 1/1/2004
89. Everyone's Friend 3/26/2010
90. Everyone's Friend 3/29/2010
91. Faces In The Street 12/31/2002
92. Fall In, My Men, Fall In 1/1/2004
93. Fall In, My Men, Fall In 3/29/2010
94. Fighting Hard 3/26/2010
95. For all the Land to See: A Song of the Tools 3/26/2010
96. For Australia 1/1/2004
97. For He Was a Jolly Good Fellow 3/26/2010
98. For'ard 1/1/2004
99. Foreign Lands 3/26/2010
100. Freedom on the Wallaby 1/1/2004

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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