Shel Silverstein

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

Hug O'War Poem by Shel Silverstein


I will not play at tug o' war.
I'd rather play at hug o' war,
Where everyone hugs
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Comments about this poem (Hug O'War by Shel Silverstein )

  • Gold Star - 25,092 Points Gangadharan Nair Pulingat (10/12/2014 9:52:00 AM)

    In the depth of the poem lies the perfect humanity and love of human beings. The poet proclaims for hug of war which is a great message that is peace. (Report) Reply

    1 person liked.
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  • Bronze Star - 2,230 Points john tiong chunghoo (5/1/2006 9:25:00 AM)

    so lovely this poem. tug of hug.

    tug of hug
    squeezing
    the thigh so hard (Report) Reply

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