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Poem by Wilfred Wilson Gibson


An Epilogue


GHOSTS of my fathers, while you keep 
On ghostly hills your ghostly sleep, 
If for a moment you should turn 
The pages of this book to learn 
What trade your offsprings taken to, 
Forgive me that my flocks and herds 
Are only barren bleating words.



Wilfred Wilson Gibson


Wilfred Wilson Gibson's other poems:
  1. The Parrots
  2. The Unknown Knight
  3. Retreat
  4. The Knight of the Wood
  5. Breakfast


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