Ogden Nash

(August 19, 1902 – May 19, 1971 / New York / United States)

Common Cold


Go hang yourself, you old M.D.!
You shall not sneer at me.
Pick up your hat and stethoscope,
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Comments about this poem (Common Cold by Ogden Nash )

  • Rookie Mitch King (6/16/2009 5:26:00 AM)

    humor while keeping pace and flow, amazing (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie Jimmy Wrangler (12/7/2007 4:38:00 PM)

    Only a talent like Ogden Nash could make a cold funny. This guy is my all time favourite. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie The Banana Republican (4/24/2006 11:22:00 AM)

    ogden nash is the steve colbert of poetry, (Report) Reply

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