Treasure Island

Percy Bysshe Shelley

(1792-1822 / Horsham / England)

England in 1819


An old, mad, blind, despised, and dying king,--
Princes, the dregs of their dull race, who flow
Through public scorn,--mud from a muddy spring,--
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  • Jetty J Newnham (9/24/2012 6:52:00 AM)

    the reason I love to read Shelley is the honesty in which he wrote a real challange to all that was wrong with the world. & still is (Report) Reply

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