Stevie Smith

(20 September 1902 – 7 March 1971 / Kingston upon Hull)

Not Waving But Drowning - Poem by Stevie Smith

Nobody heard him, the dead man,
But still he lay moaning:
I was much further out than you thought
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  • (3/4/2005 11:05:00 AM)


    Dear Stevie,

    I remember hearing you read this poem and can almost taste the hearing of it...
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