Black on the depths of blackest skies

Original Text: 
The Verse of Christopher Brennan, ed. A. R. Chisholm and J. J. Quinn (Sydney: Angus and Robertson, 1960): 72. PR 6003 R352A17 Robarts Library
1Black on the depths of blackest skies
3the cities threaten: burning eyes
4ask what dread hand hath slain the dawn.

Notes

2] levin: lightning. Back to Line
Publication Start Year: 
1914
Publication Notes: 
Poems 1913 (1914). See Australian Poets eTexts Project, The Sydney Electronic Text and Image Service (SETIS)
RPO poem Editors: 
Ian Lancashire; Cameron La Follette
RPO Edition: 
2011
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