While staying at the Ansonia Hotel in New York City Mr. Service drafted on nine pages of the hotel stationary his poem, The Faceless Man. It is written in pencil.
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This poem is often wrongly thought to be by Robert W Service. It is published here to the memory of Hugh Antoine D'Arcy, it's rightful father.
An Evening with the Bard of the Yukon, July 18 th 2003 at 20.30pm in the Town-Hall of Lancieux, Brittany.
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Trees Against the SkyPublished by Webmaster on 2003/7/26 (2004 reads)
Pines against the sky, Pluming the purple hill;
Pines against the sky,
Palms against the sky,
Oaks against the sky,
Olives against the sky
Cypresses glooming the sky,
Trees, trees against the sky -
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