The sun used to shine

Scope and Content

First line: The sun used to shine while we two walked.

Written at Hare Hall.

Poem 119 in R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p. 319.

Drafts:

(1) Manuscript sent to Eleanor Farjeon

(2) Typescript from Eleanor Farjeon

(3) Bodleian (MS.Don.d.28)

(4) Blue notebook in the Thomas family's possession

First published in Edward Eastaway [Edward Thomas], Poems (1917).

Related Material

See R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p.318 for variant drafts.