Adrian Henri

(10 April 1932 - 20 December 2000 / Birkenhead, Cheshire)

Poem for Roger McGough


A nun in a supermarket
Standing in the queue
Wondering what its like
To buy groceries for two.

Submitted: Monday, May 16, 2011
Edited: Monday, May 16, 2011

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