Charles Stuart Calverley

(22 December 1831 – 17 February 1884 / Martley, Worchestershire)

Charles Stuart Calverley Poems

21. Dirge 4/13/2010
22. Companions - A Tale Of A Grandfather 1/1/2004
23. Charades 4/13/2010
24. Changed 5/13/2001
25. Beer 5/13/2001
26. A, B, C. 4/13/2010

On The Brink

I WATCH’D her as she stoop’d to pluck
A wild flower in her hair to twine;
And wish’d that it had been my luck
To call her mine;

Anon I heard her rate with mad,
Mad words her babe within its cot,
And felt particularly glad
That it had not.

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