Online text copyright © 2003, Ian Lancashire for the Department
of English, University of Toronto.
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Original text: Poetical Works of Robert Bridges with The Testament of Beauty
but excluding the eight drama, 2nd edn. (London: Geoffrey Cumberlege,
Oxford University Press, 1953): 279-80.
First publication date: 1890
Publication date note: Shorter Poems, Book III
RPO poem editor: Ian Lancashire
RP edition: 2003
Recent editing: 1:2003/8/11
Rhyme: ababc abcbb bcaca
Other poems by Robert Bridges