Saturday, 6 August 2011

WALKABOUTSVERSE 49 OF 230

Poem 49 of 230:  OXFORD

Viewing a river at different quays
    Is something I sometimes do;
And a favourite, on the Thames,
    Is Oxford, whose studies
Are gems,
    And whose parks may calm you.

(C) David Franks 2003













The Bridge of Sighs, looking towards the
Bodleian Library, Oxford; September 2015

One of Oxford's "Dreaming Spires"
(Matthew Arnold); September 2015