Douglas Scotney

Gold Star - 34,086 Points (boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

Friends, - Poem by Douglas Scotney

By a beech-shaded pool
of secluded immovable calm,
seduced by Nature nicely balanced,
sure someone who settled near
would ever hold its image dear,
loved Mary just the same,
gave the nook her name.


Poet's Notes about The Poem

A Condensation Poem
after
V
to M.H.
Poems on the Naming of Places
Lyrical Ballads II
Wordsworth

Comments about Friends, by Douglas Scotney

  • (4/20/2012 10:48:00 AM)


    A fine little poem with depth and precision and enhanced by your note. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, April 16, 2012

Poem Edited: Thursday, April 19, 2012


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