The Shame of Going Back single work   poetry   "When you've come to make a fortune and you haven't made your salt,"
  • Author: Henry Lawson
Issue Details: First known date: 1891 1891
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  • This poem may have been insired by Lawson's retrenchment from The Boomerang (Oxford Companion to Australian Literature).

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