First line: It stands alone.
Written 'travelling back from Gordon Bottomley's (Silverdale)'.
Poem 141 in R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p. 371.
(1) Manuscript given to R. George Thomas by Helen Thomas
(2) Bodleian (MS.Don.d.28)
First published in Edward Eastaway [Edward Thomas], Poems (1917).