Siegfried Sassoon

(1886 - 1967 / Kent / England)

Poems of Siegfried Sassoon

141. The Troops 1/3/2003
142. The Working Party 1/3/2003
143. Their Frailty 1/3/2003
144. 'They' 1/3/2003
145. Thrushes 1/3/2003
146. To a Childless Woman 1/3/2003
147. To a Very Wise Man 1/3/2003
148. To Any Dead Officer 1/3/2003
149. To His Dead Body 1/3/2003
150. To Leonide Massine in ‘Cleopatra’ 1/3/2003
151. To My Brother 1/3/2003
152. To Victory 1/3/2003
153. Today 1/3/2003
154. Together 1/3/2003
155. Tree and Sky 1/3/2003
156. Trench Duty 1/3/2003
157. Twelve Months After 1/3/2003
158. Two Hundred Years After 1/3/2003
159. Villon 1/3/2003
160. Vision 1/3/2003

The Hawthorn Tree

Not much to me is yonder lane
Where I go every day;
But when there’s been a shower of rain
And hedge-birds whistle gay,
I know my lad that’s out in France
With fearsome things to see
Would give his eyes for just one glance
At our white hawthorn tree.

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