Hilaire Belloc

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

Henry King


The Chief Defect of Henry King
Was chewing little bits of String.
At last he swallowed some which tied
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Comments about this poem (Henry King by Hilaire Belloc )

  • Rookie Glenn Baker (3/10/2011 2:31:00 PM)

    A great poem full of mockery. There is much truth in this fantasy. (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie Arthur Martin (6/2/2008 3:45:00 AM)

    I learned this as a child and have never forgotten it. Strange the things we remember (Report) Reply

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