Treasure Island

Frank Wilmot

(6 April 1881 - 22 February 1942 / Collingwood, Melbourne)

Poems of Frank Wilmot

1. Echoes 1/1/2004
2. Edelweiss 1/1/2004
3. Nursery Rhyme 3/30/2012
4. Progress 1/1/2004
5. The Last Port 1/1/2004


THERE grows a white, white flower
By the wild Alps of romance;
And who would reach its dainty leaves
Takes life and death in chance.

There is a dark, dark cavern
Where a woman goes alone,
Takes hope and peril in her hand
And fights Death on his throne.

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