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Rudyard Kipling

(30 December 1865 – 18 January 1936 / Bombay)

Poems of Rudyard Kipling

21. A Pict Song 1/3/2003
22. A Pilgrim's Way 12/31/2002
23. A Preface 1/3/2003
24. A Recantation 1/3/2003
25. A Rector's Memory 1/3/2003
26. A Ripple Song 1/3/2003
27. A School Song 1/3/2003
28. A Servant When He Reigneth 1/1/2004
29. A Smuggler's Song 1/3/2003
30. A Son 3/29/2010
31. A Song in Storm 1/3/2003
32. A Song of Kabir 1/1/2004
33. A Song of the English 12/31/2002
34. Alnaschar and the Oxen 3/29/2010
35. An American 12/31/2002
36. An Astrologer's Song 12/31/2002
37. An Imperial Rescript 12/31/2002
38. An Old Song 1/3/2003
39. Anchor Song 12/31/2002
40. Angutivaun Taina 12/31/2002

The First Chantey

Mine was the woman to me, darkling I found her;
Haling her dumb from the camp, took her and bound her.
Hot rose her tribe on our track ere I had proved her;
Hearing her laugh in the gloom, greatly I loved her.

Swift through the forest we ran; none stood to guard us,
Few were my people and far; then the flood barred us --
Him we call Son of the Sea, sullen and swollen.
Panting we waited the death, stealer and stolen.

[Hata Bildir]