Treasure Island

Thom Gunn

(29 August 1929 – 25 April 2004 / England)

Street Song


I am too young to grow a beard
But yes man it was me you heard
In dirty denim and dark glasses.
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  • Leonard Cottrell (7/10/2008 12:34:00 PM)

    typo in line 14
    should be 'two' instead of 'too'

    line 6 and last line should be italicized, if possible (Report) Reply

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