Treasure Island

Louise Mack

(1874 - 1935 / Australia)

Poems of Louise Mack

1. Before Exile 1/1/2004
2. To Sydney 1/1/2004

To Sydney

CITY, I never told you yet—
O little City, let me tell—
A secret woven of your wiles,
Dear City with the angel face,
And you will hear with frowning grace,
Or will you break in summer smiles?

This is the secret, little town,
Lying so lightly towards the sea;

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