After you speak

Scope and Content

First line: After you speak. Written 'going home'.

Poem 122 in R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p. 329.

Drafts:

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

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

(3) Manuscript sent to Eleanor Farjeon

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

Related Material

See R. George Thomas, The Collected Poems of Edward Thomas (1978), p.328 for variant drafts.