"There were three friends"

"The Light that Failed"


(notes edited by Geoffrey Annis)



the poem
Publication

This verse is the heading of Chapter XII of "The Light that Failed". It is collected as a Chapter Heading in Songs from Books (1912), and later collections.

It refers to the friendship of Dick, Torpenhow and the Nilghai, and to Dick’s blindness and death.


[G.A.]

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