By woodman's edge I faint and fail;
By craftsman's edge I tell the tale.


High in the wood, high o'er the hall,
Aloft I rise when low I fall.


Unmoved I stand what wind may blow.
Swift, swift before the wind I go.


This Project Gutenberg etext [number 3468] was produced by David Price, email, from the 1896 Longmans, Green and Co. edition. GPL converted it to HTML for the Victorian Web in August 2004 and to CSS in December 2006.

Last modified 27 August 2004