Norman Rowland Gale

(1862-1942 / England)

Norman Rowland Gale Poems

1. Golf Steals Our Youth 1/3/2003
2. Old Letters 1/3/2003
3. The Ballade of the Glutton 1/3/2003
4. Bartholomew 4/13/2010
5. The Country Faith 1/1/2004
6. The Amateur Photographer 1/3/2003
7. The Decimal Point 1/3/2003
8. On Seeing a Train Start for the Seaside 1/3/2003
9. The First Kiss 1/1/2004
10. Bees 1/3/2003
11. The Fairy Book 4/13/2010
12. My Country Love 1/3/2003
13. Oiling 4/13/2010
14. A Priest 1/1/2004
15. Cicely Bathing 1/3/2003
16. The Golden Game 4/13/2010
17. Dawn And Dark 1/1/2004
18. Holy Ground 1/3/2003
19. An Orchard Dance 1/3/2003
20. Cricket on the Hearth 1/3/2003

The Country Faith

HERE in the country’s heart
Where the grass is green,
Life is the same sweet life
As it e’er hath been.

Trust in a God still lives,
And the bell at morn
Floats with a thought of God
O’er the rising corn.

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