Robert William Service

(16 January 1874 - 11 September 1958 / Preston)

Robert William Service Poems

381. Regret 1/13/2003
382. Red-Tiled Roof 1/13/2003
383. Raising The Flag 1/13/2003
384. Ragetty Doll 1/13/2003
385. Quatrains 1/13/2003
386. Pullman Porter 1/13/2003
387. Property 1/13/2003
388. Profane Poet 1/13/2003
389. Procreation 1/13/2003
390. Privacy 1/13/2003
391. Priscilla 1/13/2003
392. Premonition 1/13/2003
393. Prelude 1/13/2003
394. Prayer 1/13/2003
395. Pragmatic 1/13/2003
396. Post Office Romance 1/13/2003
397. Portrait 1/13/2003
398. Portent 1/13/2003
399. Poor Poet 1/13/2003
400. Poor Peter 1/13/2003

Wistful

Oh how I'd be gay and glad
If a little house I had,
Snuggled in a shady lot,
With behind a garden plot;
Simple grub, old duds to wear,
A book, a pipe, a rocking-chair . . .
You would never hear me grouse
If I had a little house.

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