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John Masefield

(1 June 1878 – 12 May 1967 / Herefordshire / England)

Night Is On The Downland


Night is on the downland, on the lonely moorland,
On the hills where the wind goes over sheep-bitten turf,
Where the bent grass beats upon the unplowed poorland
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