Roderic Quinn

(1867 - 1949 / Australia)

Roderic Quinn Poems

1. Stars in the Sea 1/1/2004
2. Doing Nothing 4/16/2010
3. All Of A Piece 4/16/2010
4. The Lotus-Flower 1/4/2003
5. The Twenty-Fifth Of April 4/16/2010
6. Australia's Vision 4/16/2010
7. At The Tide's Will 4/16/2010
8. God's Answer 4/16/2010
9. An Empty Room 4/16/2010
10. A Wardrobe 4/16/2010
11. The Soul Of The Anzac 4/16/2010
12. Arnold Rode Behind 4/16/2010
13. After Drafting 4/16/2010
14. Acushla 4/16/2010
15. At End Of A Holiday 4/16/2010
16. A Grey Day 4/16/2010
17. At Dawn 4/16/2010
18. God's Answer 4/16/2010
19. Drovers Twain 4/16/2010
20. Garden Street 4/16/2010

The Camp Within the West

O DID you see a troop go by
Way-weary and oppressed,
Dead kisses on the drooping lip
And a dead heart in the breast?

Yea, I have seen them one by one
Way-weary and oppressed,
And when I asked them, ‘Whither speed?’
They answered, ‘To the West!’

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