John Masefield

(1 June 1878 – 12 May 1967 / Herefordshire / England)

Poems of John Masefield

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21. On Eastnor Knoll 12/31/2002
22. On Growing Old 12/31/2002
23. One of the Bo'sun's Yarns 4/3/2010
24. Reynard the Fox - Part 1 4/3/2010
25. Reynard The Fox - Part 2 4/3/2010
26. Roadways 12/31/2002
27. Sea Change 1/3/2003
28. Sea Fever 12/31/2002
29. Seven Poems 4/3/2010
30. Sonnet 12/31/2002
31. Sonnet II 4/3/2010
32. Tewkesbury Road 12/31/2002
33. The Everlasting Mercy 1/3/2003
34. The Golden City of St. Mary 4/3/2010
35. The Island of Skyros 1/3/2003
36. The Lemmings 4/3/2010
37. The Passing Strange 1/3/2003
38. The Seekers 12/31/2002
39. The Tarry Buccaneer 4/3/2010
40. The Wanderer 12/31/2002

Tewkesbury Road

IT is good to be out on the road, and going one knows not where,
Going through meadow and village, one knows not whither or why;
Through the grey light drift of the dust, in the keen cool rush of the air,
Under the flying white clouds, and the broad blue lift of the sky.

And to halt at the chattering brook, in a tall green fern at the brink
Where the harebell grows, and the gorse, and the foxgloves purple and white;
Where the shifty-eyed delicate deer troop down to the brook to dri

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