Stevie Smith

(20 September 1902 – 7 March 1971 / Kingston upon Hull)

Conviction (Ii) - Poem by Stevie Smith

I walked abroad in Easter Park,
I heard the wild dog's distant bark,
I knew my Lord was risen again, -
Wild dog, wild dog, you bark in vain.


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  • Rookie - 45 Points Colleen Courtney (5/18/2014 11:52:00 AM)

    Hmmmmm....not quite sure what the poet is trying to say in this short write. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003



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