Alfred Edward Housman

(26 March 1859 – 30 April 1936 / Worcestershire)

As Through the Wild Green Hills of Wyre


As through the wild green hills of Wyre
The train ran, changing sky and shire,
And far behind, a fading crest,
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  • Rookie Sallie Howson (10/30/2004 6:59:00 PM)

    How lovely to read this poem about my native Shropshire..and if anyone was wondering, Clee is a hill in Shropshire, Severn is the main river and Corve is a valley (Report) Reply

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