Lesbia Harford: "Why does she put me to many indignities..."

Poem:
[Why does she put me to many indignities]
Book:
The Poems of Lesbia Harford (1985)
Poet:
Lesbia Harford
Reviewed:
By John Tranter on March 2011

Lesbia Harford's poem "Why does she put me to many indignities..." holds its main point until the end. Harford, always sickly, died young of a heart problem, but that didn't stop her living life to the full, working in factories, supporting workers' rights and writing hundreds of poems.