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Thomas Edward Brown

(1830-1897 / England)

Poems of Thomas Edward Brown

1. Disguises 1/1/2004
2. Dora 1/4/2003
3. I bended unto me a Bough 5/12/2001
4. Ibant Obscuræ 5/12/2001
5. Jessie 1/4/2003
6. Land, Ho! 1/1/2004
7. Lynton Verses 4/16/2010
8. My Garden 5/12/2001
9. Opifex 12/31/2002
10. Pain 1/1/2004
11. PrÆsto 4/16/2010
12. Risus Dei 5/12/2001
13. Salve! 1/4/2003
14. Specula 1/1/2004
15. Vespers 4/16/2010

My Garden

A garden is a lovesome thing, God wot!
Rose plot,
Fringed pool,
Ferned grot--
The veriest school
Of peace; and yet the fool
Contends that God is not--
Not God! in gardens! when the eve is cool?
Nay, but I have a sign;
'Tis very sure God walks in mine.

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