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Edward Thomas

(3 March 1878 - 9 April 1917 / London / England)

A Gentleman


'He has robbed two clubs. The judge at Salisbury
Can't give him more than he undoubtedly
Deserves. The scoundrel! Look at his photograph!
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  • Ian Fraser (11/27/2011 12:18:00 AM)

    Astonishing poem. Never ceases to amaze me the poor judgement of American commentators. Like notihng else Thomas wrote and yet on the button. (Report) Reply

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