Robert William Service

(16 January 1874 - 11 September 1958 / Preston)

Poems of Robert William Service

401. Old Ed 1/13/2003
402. Old Engine Driver 1/13/2003
403. Old Scout 1/13/2003
404. Old Sweethearts 1/13/2003
405. Old Tom 1/13/2003
406. Old Trouper 1/13/2003
407. Ommission 1/13/2003
408. On The Boulevard 1/13/2003
409. On The Wire 1/13/2003
410. Only A Boche 1/13/2003
411. Orphan School 1/13/2003
412. Our Daily Bread 1/13/2003
413. Our Hero 1/13/2003
414. Our Pote 1/13/2003
415. Over The Parapet 1/13/2003
416. Pantheist 1/13/2003
417. Patches 1/13/2003
418. Pavement Poet 1/13/2003
419. Pedlar 1/13/2003
420. Perfection 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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