Shel Silverstein

(September 25, 1930 – May 10, 1999 / Chicago/ Illinois)

Crowded Tub - Poem by Shel Silverstein

There are too many kids in this tub
There are too many elbows to scrub
I just washed a behind that I'm sure wasn't mine
There are too many kids in this tub.


Comments about Crowded Tub by Shel Silverstein

  • James Poemslayer (5/27/2016 8:49:00 AM)

    Poem slain my james poemslayer coming in with that slaining poem action shel silverstein slithering up to the poem like a truck
    -james poemslayer
    Poem slayuing level = 2 (Report) Reply

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  • James Buttros (6/8/2012 8:53:00 AM)

    funny and creative i like it! (Report) Reply

  • john tiong chunghoo john tiong chunghoo (5/1/2006 9:27:00 AM)

    lovely and meaningful. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 1, 2004



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