First line: Women he liked, did shovel-bearded Bob.
Written at Hare Hall Camp, Gidea Park, Romford.
Poem 126 in R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p. 339.
(1) Bodleian (MS.Don.d.28)
(2) Blue notebook in the Thomas family's possession
(3) Manuscript poem given by Eleanor Farjeon to Rowland L. Watson
First published in Edward Eastaway [Edward Thomas], Poems (1917).