Gerald Gould

(1885 - 1936 / Norwich, England)

Wander-Thirst - Poem by Gerald Gould

BEYOND the East the sunrise, beyond the West the sea,
And East and West the wander-thirst that will not let me be;
It works in me like madness, dear, to bid me say good-bye;
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Comments about Wander-Thirst by Gerald Gould

  • (1/21/2018 3:52:00 PM)


    love this, someone I know set it to music, I grew up singing it, and longing for traveling the world! (Report) Reply

    (2/23/2018 3:27:00 AM)

    Can you remember who and where it could be obtained? I too used to sing this as a child and for some reason woke up this morning with it in my head! I loved it!

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  • (12/2/2017 1:05:00 AM)


    A beautiful melodic poem, leaving a yearning for finding beauty and most of all peace in this very troubled and dark world. (Report) Reply








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