Thomas Hardy

(2 June 1840 – 11 January 1928 / Dorchester / England)

Epitaph On A Pessimist - Poem by Thomas Hardy

I'm Smith of Stoke aged sixty odd
I've lived without a dame all my life
And wish to God
My dad had done the same.

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003

Poem Edited: Tuesday, October 20, 2015

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