Lascelles Abercrombie

(9 January 1881 – 27 October 1938 / Ashton)

Poems of Lascelles Abercrombie

1. Emblems of Love 1/1/2004
2. Epitaph 4/8/2010
3. From "Vashti" 1/1/2004
4. Hope and Despair 1/9/2012
5. Hymn to Love 12/31/2002
6. Margaret's Song 4/8/2010
7. Roses Can Wound 1/9/2012
8. Ryton Firs 4/8/2010
9. Song from Judith 3 1/1/2004
10. The Box 12/31/2002
11. The Sale of Saint Thomas 5/6/2001
12. The Stream’s Song 4/8/2010
13. Witchcraft: New Style 4/8/2010

The Sale of Saint Thomas

A quay with vessels moored


Thomas
To India! Yea, here I may take ship;
From here the courses go over the seas,
Along which the intent prows wonderfully
Nose like lean hounds, and tack their journeys out,
Making for harbours as some sleuth was laid

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