First line: Bright clouds of May.
Written at Hare Hall, Gidea Park, Romford.
Poem 123 in R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p. 331.
(1) Bodleian (MS.Don.d.28)
(2) Blue notebook in the Thomas family's possession
(3) Manuscript sent to Eleanor Farjeon
First published in Edward Eastaway [Edward Thomas], Poems (1917).