The Male Mantis to His Mate

Original Text: 
Thomas Thornely, Verses from Fen and Fell (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1919): 1
(From facts supplied by M. Fabre)
1Though to thine ardours I respond,
2Full well I know my fate will be,
3Through the dark hours to find thee fond,
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Publication Start Year: 
1919
RPO poem Editors: 
Ian Lancashire
RPO Edition: 
2009
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