Gilbert Keith Chesterton

(29 May 1874 – 14 June 1936 / London, England)

A Ballade Of Suicide - Poem by Gilbert Keith Chesterton

The gallows in my garden, people say,
Is new and neat and adequately tall;
I tie the noose on in a knowing way
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Comments about A Ballade Of Suicide by Gilbert Keith Chesterton

  • Ella Rose Ella Rose (4/19/2016 9:01:00 PM)

    Powerful words Keith...I know about suicide all too well.. :) -EllaRose (Report) Reply

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  • Thabani Khumalo Thabani Khumalo (6/16/2015 9:20:00 AM)

    I have a vision to write like this, only if god would bless me enough to.ghtyd (Report) Reply

  • Chris Mendros (3/21/2007 5:18:00 PM)

    it's never too far away, is it? (Report) Reply








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