Stanzas at Sea single work   poetry   "A storm in distant darkness cowers upon the stilly deep,"
Composed: At sea,
Issue Details: First known date: 1840... 1840 Stanzas at Sea
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'Nostalgia for home and mother; ends with prayer for strength to work for the right' (Webby)


  • Author's note: Written on board the barque Strathfieldsay, on the night of the 1st May, 1839.

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