Waterperry By Richard Waterperry


A little Garden, grateful to the Eye;
And a cool Rivulet run murm’ring by:
On whose delicious Banks a stately Row
Of shady Limes, or Sycamores, should grow.
From ‘The Choice’ by John Pomfret.

We sat under the trees at Waterperry.
A cup of builder’s tea and lemon drizzle –
with poetry between us,
Pomfret flowing.

All too easily we sat
under the canopy
as love got going,
knowing exactly where we’d be

under the trees at Waterperry.

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