Caroline Carleton

(6 October 1811 – 10 July 1874 / Middlesex, England)

Caroline Carleton Poems

1. Song for Australia 1/1/2004
2. Lines 4/21/2010
3. Wild Flowers Of Australia 4/21/2010


On observing the light of two lamps in the
Town form a Triangle with a conspicuous
Star in the Evening Sky.

Two lights below and one above—
Two lights that lead astray,
And one that points to blissful rest
After life’s feverish day.

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