First line: It rains, and nothing stirs within the fence.
Written at Hare Hall Camp, Gidea Park, Romford.
Poem 117 in R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p. 315.
(1) Bodleian (MS.Don.d.28)
(2) Blue notebook in the Thomas family's possession, two versions
First published in Edward Eastaway [Edward Thomas], Poems (1917).