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Frederick Robert Higgins

[F.R.] (24 April 1896 - 6 January 1941 / Foxford / Ireland)

Poems of Frederick Robert Higgins

1. All Soul's Even 5/11/2012
2. Chinese Winter 5/11/2012
3. Connemara 5/11/2012
4. Elopement 5/11/2012
5. Father and Son 5/11/2012
6. Muineen Water 5/11/2012
7. O You Among Women 5/11/2012
8. Padraic O'Conaire Gaelic Storyteller 5/11/2012
9. Song for the Clatter-Bones 5/11/2012
10. The Dark Breed 5/11/2012

The Dark Breed

WITH those bawneen men I'm one,
In the grey dusk-fall,
Watching the Galway land
Sink down in distress-
With dark men, talking of grass,
By a loose stone wall,
In murmurs drifting and drifting
To loneliness.

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