Treasure Island

Ralph Hodgson

(9 September 1871 – 3 November 1962)

Poems of Ralph Hodgson

1. A Song of Honour 4/19/2010
2. A Song 4/19/2010
3. A Wood Song 1/3/2003
4. After 1/3/2003
5. Babylon 4/19/2010
6. Eve 4/19/2010
7. February 4/19/2010
8. Ghoul Care 4/19/2010
9. Playmates 4/19/2010
10. Reason has Moons 4/19/2010
11. Stupidity Street 4/19/2010
12. The Beggar 4/19/2010
13. The Bells of Heaven 4/19/2010
14. The Birdcatcher 4/19/2010
15. The Bride 1/3/2003
16. The Bull 4/19/2010
17. The Gypsy Girl 4/19/2010
18. The House Across the Way 4/19/2010
19. The Journeyman 4/19/2010
20. The Late last Rook 4/19/2010

The Bride

The book was dull, its pictures
As leaden as its lore,
But one glad, happy picture
Made up for all and more:
'Twas that of you, sweet peasant,
Beside your grannie's door --
I never stopped so startled
Inside a book before.

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