William Henry Davies

(3 July 1871 – 26 September 1940 / Monmouthshire / Wales)

William Henry Davies Poems

1. Leisure 1/3/2003
2. Joy and Pleasure 1/3/2003
3. Money 1/3/2003
4. A Plain Life 1/3/2003
5. Rich or Poor 1/3/2003
6. The Best Friend 1/3/2003
7. Laughing Rose 1/3/2003
8. In the Country 1/3/2003
9. The Moon 1/3/2003
10. April's Charms 1/3/2003
11. The Villain 1/3/2003
12. A Fleeting Passion 1/3/2003
13. The Rain 1/3/2003
14. No Master 1/3/2003
15. All in June 1/3/2003
16. A Great Time 1/3/2003
17. Sadness and Joy 1/3/2003
18. Come, Let Us Find 1/3/2003
19. Days Too Short 1/3/2003
20. A Greeting 1/3/2003

The Rain

I hear leaves drinking rain;
I hear rich leaves on top
Giving the poor beneath
Drop after drop;
'Tis a sweet noise to hear
These green leaves drinking near.

And when the Sun comes out,
After this Rain shall stop,

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