Inez K Hyland

(1863-1892 / Australia)

Inez K Hyland Poems

1. To a Wave 1/1/2004
2. Disloyalty 4/21/2010
3. Bread and Wine 1/1/2004


Pull down the old hut, d’ye say, girls,
That H.R.H. shan’t see
The common place that used to do,
Years by, for your mother and me?

No!—not for a dozen Princes,
Nor lords nor dukes beside,
Will I pull down the poor old hut,
Where your mother lived and died.

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