Norman Rowland Gale

(1862-1942 / England)

Poems of Norman Rowland Gale

1. A Dead Friend 1/1/2004
2. A Prayer 1/3/2003
3. A Priest 1/1/2004
4. An Orchard Dance 1/3/2003
5. Bartholomew 4/13/2010
6. Bees 1/3/2003
7. Cicely Bathing 1/3/2003
8. Content 1/1/2004
9. Cricket on the Hearth 1/3/2003
10. Dawn And Dark 1/1/2004
11. Golf Steals Our Youth 1/3/2003
12. Holy Ground 1/3/2003
13. Most Anglers are Very Humane 1/3/2003
14. My Country Love 1/3/2003
15. Oiling 4/13/2010
16. Old Letters 1/3/2003
17. On Seeing a Train Start for the Seaside 1/3/2003
18. Song - Wait But A Little While 1/1/2004
19. The Amateur Photographer 1/3/2003
20. The Ballade of the Glutton 1/3/2003

A Prayer

Tend me my birds, and bring again
The brotherhood of woodland life,
So shall I wear the seasons round
A friend to need, a foe to strife;

Keep me my heritage of lawn,
And grant me, Father, till I die
The fine sincerity of light
And luxury of open sky.

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