Treasure Island

William Charles Wentworth

(1790 - 1872 / Australia)

Poems of William Charles Wentworth

1. A Coast View 1/4/2003
2. Australasia 1/4/2003
3. Love 1/4/2003
4. Words 1/4/2003

Words

Words are deeds. The words we hear
May revolutionize or rear
A mighty state. The words we read
May be a spiritual deed
Excelling any fleshly one,
As much as the celestial sun
Transcends a bonfire, made to throw
A light upon some raree-show.
A simple proverb tagged with rhyme

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