Poems of Cecil Lees
|2.||A Poem For Oliver||5/26/2013|
|3.||A true friend.||5/25/2013|
|6.||Hop picking 1941 -new-||12/10/2013|
|9.||The country garden.||5/25/2013|
|10.||The elm tree cut down in November 1971.||5/25/2013|
|13.||The village Inn||5/25/2013|
The village Inn
There is an Inn in, the village square,
Known to us all, as the Dog and Bear,
The locals, over a tankard of ale
Will tell of many a village tale.
Take old Ned Jones who sits alone
Who hardly speaks, except to moan
The price of beer he says is bad.
T’was much cheaper, when he was a lad.
Then theirs old Harry Larkin, a poacher he be