Kathleen Jessie Raine

(14 June 1908 – 6 July 2003 / London / England)

Poems of Kathleen Jessie Raine

21. The River 1/3/2003
22. The Wilderness 1/3/2003
23. Transit of the Gods 1/3/2003
24. Vegetation 1/3/2003
25. Worry About Money 1/3/2003

Lenten Flowers

Primrose, anemone, bluebell, moss
Grow in the Kingdom of the Cross

And the ash-tree's purple bud
Dresses the spear that sheds his blood.

With the thorns that pierce his brow
Soft encircling petals grow

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