Treasure Island

Thomas William Heney

(1862 - 1928 / Australia)

Poems of Thomas William Heney

1. A Riverina Road 1/4/2003
2. Absence 1/4/2003
3. The Boundary Rider 1/1/2004
4. To The Poet 1/1/2004

Absence

Ah, happy air that, rough or soft,
   May kiss that face and stay;
And happy beams that from above
   May choose to her their way;
And happy flowers that now and then
   Touch lips more sweet than they!

But it were not so blest to be
   Or light or air or rose;

[Hata Bildir]