The Border Route [poem by Roderic Quinn, 15 January 1925]

[Editor: A poem by Roderic Quinn.] The Border Route Nursed onward weary mile on mile A laggard mob and slow, Along the dusty Border route The travelling wethers go. The grassless earth, made bare by drought, Burns hot beneath their feet; A sun-browned drover rides behind, Red-eyed with dust and heat. Grey fences stretch on […]