‘Leisure’ is one of the best-known poems written by the Welsh poet W. H. Davies. In this poem, Davies highlights how modernity alienated us from simplicity.
‘Money, O!’ by W.H Davies is a poem that argues that having a lot of money is not all that it’s cracked up to be. While being well off financially comes with its benefits, it comes at the expense of genuine relationships.
‘No Master’ by William H. Davies is a poem that parallels the circumstance of a man leaving behind unwanted employment for the sake of his own happiness to that of a slave gaining “free[dom].”