First line: Seated once by a brook, watching a child.
Written in Steep.
Poem 82 in R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p. 231.
(1) Bodleian (MS.Don.d.28)
(2) Typescript once owned by Julian Thomas (Thomas' brother), now in private hands
First published in An Annual of New Poetry (1917).