One of the late floods. A friend writes : - 'After the river had fallen to the level of its banks we read the morning service, and offered up "The Prayer for Fine Weather". The mother of the late - was present, and her strange silence nearly set us all crying...Once she turned a wild face round and muttered - "O, my God, how can I pray with those drowning eyes upon me wherever I look!" ' - accompanying note in the Sydney Morning Herald.
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yThe Poetical Works of Henry KendallHenry Kendall,
Thomas Thornton Reed
Adelaide:Libraries Board of South Australia,1966Z5714731966selected work poetry This critical edition includes 90 previously uncollected poems and collates manuscripts of the poems and their appearances in periodicals and newspapers during the poet's life-time. There are copious biographical and critical notes, indexes and a bibliography.Adelaide:Libraries Board of South Australia,1966