Hilaire Belloc

(27 July 1870 – 16 July 1953 / La Celle-Saint-Cloud)

Habitations - Poem by Hilaire Belloc

Kings live in Palaces, and Pigs in sties,
And youth in Expectation. Youth is wise.

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  • (10/27/2016 7:41:00 AM)

    A short meaningful and thought provoking brilliant piece. Thanks for sharing it here. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, April 3, 2010

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