The Banks of Wollombi [poem by Basil E. Kendall, 26 February 1861]

[Editor: A poem published in The Empire, 26 February 1861.] The Banks of Wollombi. An Australian Lyric, By Basil E. Kendall Some lovely tints are lingering yet Above the couch of pallid day, Where nature mourns with fond regret For all her treasures snatched away. The crimson brilliance shuns the lake, But trembles on the […]