Poem Glossary

averse- having a strong feeling of opposition.
drover- a person who drives cattle or sheep to market.
feigning- to represent fictitiously.
flits- to move lightly and swiftly
folly- the state or quality of being foolish
gully- a ditch or gutter
ingratitude- not being thankful
prithee- pray thee
ridges- a long, narrow elevation or land
rippled- to form small waves
serene- calm and peaceful
thither-ward- to or toward that place or point.
torrents- a stream of water flowing with great rapidity and violence.
trickles- to flow or fall in small amounts.
warp- to bend or twist out of shape.