Siegfried Sassoon

(1886 - 1967 / Kent / England)

Poems of Siegfried Sassoon

161. What the Captain Said at the Point-to-Point 1/3/2003
162. When I’m among a Blaze of Lights 1/3/2003
163. Wind in the Beechwood 1/3/2003
164. Wirers 1/3/2003
165. Wisdom 1/3/2003
166. Wonderment 1/3/2003
167. Wraiths 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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