Norman Rowland Gale

(1862-1942 / England)

Norman Rowland Gale Poems

1. Old Letters 1/3/2003
2. Bartholomew 4/13/2010
3. The Ballade of the Glutton 1/3/2003
4. Golf Steals Our Youth 1/3/2003
5. The Country Faith 1/1/2004
6. The Decimal Point 1/3/2003
7. On Seeing a Train Start for the Seaside 1/3/2003
8. The Amateur Photographer 1/3/2003
9. The Fairy Book 4/13/2010
10. Bees 1/3/2003
11. A Priest 1/1/2004
12. The First Kiss 1/1/2004
13. The Golden Game 4/13/2010
14. My Country Love 1/3/2003
15. Holy Ground 1/3/2003
16. Oiling 4/13/2010
17. Cicely Bathing 1/3/2003
18. Dawn And Dark 1/1/2004
19. A Dead Friend 1/1/2004
20. To My Brothers 1/1/2004

Old Letters

Last night some yellow letters fell
From out a scrip I found by chance;
Among them was the silent ghost,
The spirit of my first romance:
And in a faint blue envelope
A withered rose long lost to dew
Bore witness to the dashing days
When love was large and wits were few.

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