Oscar Wilde

(1854-1900 / Dublin / Ireland)

Ballad of Reading Gaol - I


Version I

He did not wear his scarlet coat,
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  • Gilbert Gia (3/24/2014 6:08:00 PM)

    Read and wonder why it is that prisons continue the non-rehabilitation, derogation of our fellow man. (Report) Reply

  • Janice Byer (12/25/2013 3:08:00 PM)

    Stings with truth and sings with empathy informed by Mr. Wilde's imprisonment in England for a loving act no longer a crime there. (Report) Reply

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