Up in the Wind

Scope and Content

First line: 'I could wring the old thing's neck that put it here!'.

Written in Steep.

Poem 1 in R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p. 3.

Drafts:

(1) Typescript once owned by Mary Elizabeth Thomas (Thomas' mother)

(2) Typescript once owned by Julian Thomas (Thomas' brother), now in private hands

(3) Lockwood Memorial Library

First published in Collected Poems (1920) and In Memoriam: Edward Thomas (July 1919).

Related Material

See R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p.2 for variant drafts.