Keith Jack diary, Dec 4, 1915, p53
On 4th December 1915 Jack writes: "Mentioned little time ago that I was waxing poetical – here is a sample after the R. W. Service style -
The Lone South Land
Land of The Great White Silence, grim land of
the polar night;
Land of the blighting blizzard, ice-field glittering
Land where the white fanged mountains,
Nameless + cleaving the sky…"
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