First line: There they stand, on their ends, the fifty faggots.
Written in the British Museum.
Poem 73 in R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p. 207.
(1) British Library (Add MSS. 44990)
(2) Typescript sent to Harry Hooton, bought by Norman Colbeck, now in the Colbeck Collection, University of British Columbia
(3) Poem included in a letter to Robert Frost, in Dartmouth College Library, New Hampshire
First published in Edward Eastaway [Edward Thomas], Poems (1917).