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Banjo Paterson

(17 February 1864 – 5 February 1941 / New South Wales)

Clancy of the Overflow


I had written him a letter which I had, for want of better
Knowledge, sent to where I met him down the Lachlan, years ago,
He was shearing when I knew him, so I sent the letter to him,
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Topic of this poem: ballad


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