Press "Enter" to skip to content

The Last Night

Poem from The Seattle Star, November 30, 1912

From the newspaper:
The following poem, which is said to have been written by a tramp at Reno, Nev., in August 1911, is believed to rank with “The Ballad of Reading Gaol” as a commentary on the last hours of a man about to die. It has rarely been published.