Biography of archie langford
I was taught how to write poetry, rhythm and rhyme, as an eight year old. I`ve been trying to write poetry ever since.
archie langford Poems
I Remember Well That Summer Place.
I remember well that summer place, The sun, the sea, the surf soaked sand, The light that lit your lovley face, As we splashed bare foot, hand in hand.
A Sad, Mad And Bad Poem
I stood alone in San Antone Sadder than a dog who`d lost his bone,
A Fairy Story
The morning after the Princess Sleeping Beauty married the handsome Prince, the Queen came down to breakfast-
The All-In Wrestler
When I was an all in wrestler I was known as `andsome Arch.
A Yuletide Tale Of A Rusty Nail
It was Christmas eve in the valley The miners came up from the pit, They came out of the cage picked up their wage And went home for a shower and a shave.
The world has burst assunder, It`s fragments groung to dust, Good swallowed up by evil Purity rank with fust.
An equation came to me, While sitting firmly on the fence- The higher the education The lower the common sense.
A cloudless sky,
Plasterd In Paris
I cant pretend that the long week end That I spent in gay Parie Though `twas great left me in a state Of very low degree.
If the paint is peeling in the parlor And the walls they look the worse for ware, If you suddenly get the feeing You aught to paint the ceiling,
Now that I have grown old And me ticker aint too good Time is growing very short That`s clearly understood.
The Song Of The Roman Soldier
I am a Roman soldier
The Fighter Pilot
In `39 when war begun I thought I`d fight the Hun, So I left my job as a trainee chef,
A Cynical View
They call me a cynic cause my feet`s on the ground And I don`t look at life
Sleep, blessed sleep desert me not
But let your tender hands caress my eyes,
And all my aching body steep
in thy luxurious paradise.
Sleep, blessed sleep be my guide,
Through semi-conscious shadows steer,
And all thoughts and cares of wakeful hours,
May slow but surely disappear.