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  • The Sign-post
    The dim sea glints chill. The white sun is shy,
    And the skeleton weeds and the never-dry,
    Rough, long grasses keep white with frost
    At the hill-top by the finger-post; ...
  • The Barn
    They should never have built a barn there, at all -
    Drip, drip, drip! - under that elm tree,
    Though when it was young. Now it is old
    But good, not like the barn and me. ...
  • It Was Upon
    It was upon a July evening.
    At a stile I stood, looking along a path
    Over the country by a second Spring
    Drenched perfect green again. 'The lattermath ...
  • In Memoriam (easter, 1915)
    The flowers left thick at nightfall in the wood
    This Eastertide call into mind the men,
    Now far from home, who, with their sweethearts, should
    Have gathered them and will do never again....
  • The Word
    There are so many things I have forgot,
    That once were much to me, or that were not,
    All lost, as is a childless woman's child
    And its child's children, in the undefiled ...
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Never 41 Night 26 Sun 26 Dark 23 I Love You 22 Love 22 Lost 21 Long 21 Earth 20 White 20


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Comments about Edward Thomas

  • War_poets: 5 may 1915 edward thomas writes ‘the glory’: ‘i cannot bite the day to the core.’
  • War_poets: 5 may 1916 edward thomas writes 'i never saw that land before' subsequently published as 'going home from hare hall' 'i never saw that land before, and now can never see it again'
  • Curlyalicia1: my fave steamies on thomas are henry, gordon, james, duck, donald and douglas, edward. i have some random underrated from the hit model era i like too
  • Book_addict: happy birthday to manx scholar and poet thomas edward brown (may 5,1830), author of “fo'c's'le yarns” (1881) et al.
  • Oliverthelittl1: and finally edgo his just basically edward but a bit hornby looking but there is an engine called “edgo” in the fast forward thomas shorts (yes this au is based off from that) soooo yeah
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Samuel Taylor Coleridge Poem
Dejection: An Ode
 by Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Late, late yestreen I saw the new moon,
With the old moon in her arms;
And I fear, I fear, my master dear!
We shall have a deadly storm.
Ballad of Sir Patrick Spence.

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