Adam Lindsay Gordon

(19 October 1833 – 24 June 1870 / Azores)

Adam Lindsay Gordon Poems

1. An Exile's Farewell 1/1/2004
2. A Dedication 1/1/2004
3. A Song of Autumn 1/1/2004
4. Deliah 2/26/2010
5. Ashtaroth: A Dramatic Lyric 1/1/2004
6. Doubtful Dreams 2/26/2010
7. Borrow'd Plumes 2/26/2010
8. De Te 2/26/2010
9. A Hunting Song 3/3/2010
10. The Swimmer 1/1/2004
11. Early Adieux 2/26/2010
12. Cui Bono 3/3/2010
13. A Basket of Flowers 2/26/2010
14. The Sick Stockrider 1/1/2004
15. Finis Exoptatus 2/27/2010
16. Ars Longa 2/26/2010
17. Argemone 2/26/2010
18. Gone 1/1/2004
19. Exodus Parthenidae 2/26/2010
20. From Lightning and Tempest 2/27/2010

An Exile's Farewell

The ocean heaves around us still
With long and measured swell,
The autumn gales our canvas fill,
Our ship rides smooth and well.
The broad Atlantic's bed of foam
Still breaks against our prow;
I shed no tears at quitting home,
Nor will I shed them now!

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