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Poem by Alfred Edward Housman

A Shropshire Lad. 58. When I Came Last to Ludlow

When I came last to Ludlow
 Amidst the moonlight pale,
Two friends kept step beside me,
 Two honest friends and hale.

Now Dick lies long in the churchyard,
 And Ned lies long in jail,
And I come home to Ludlow
 Amidst the moonlight pale. 

Alfred Edward Housman

Alfred Edward Housman's other poems:
  1. Last Poems. 32. When I Would Muse in Boyhood
  2. More Poems. 47. For My Funeral
  3. More Poems. 21. The World Goes None the Lamer
  4. Additional Poems. 11a. They Shall Have Breath that Never Were
  5. Last Poems. 26. The Half-Moon Westers Low, My Love

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