Jessie Mackay

(1864 - 1938 / Rakaia Gorge)

Poems of Jessie Mackay

1. A Folk Song 1/4/2003
2. Dunedin in the Gloaming 1/4/2003
3. October in New Zealand 1/1/2004
4. Ortygia 1/1/2004
5. Rona in the Moon 5/15/2012
6. Song of the Driftweed 1/1/2004
7. The Burial of Sir John Mackenzie 1/4/2003
8. The Grey Company 1/4/2003

The Grey Company

O the grey, grey company
   Of the pallid dawn!
O the ghostly faces,
   Ashen-like and drawn!
The Lord's lone sentinels
   Dotted down the years,
The little grey company
   Before the pioneers.

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