Bill Mitton

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A Chance Meeting - Poem by Bill Mitton

He sat and cocked his head
so that his eyes seemed almost
he spoke no English
and I spoke no Blackbird.

Comments about A Chance Meeting by Bill Mitton

  • (11/5/2011 1:21:00 AM)

    I like this poem. It's rather short and that good. Thanks for the read. (Report) Reply

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  • (1/6/2006 6:40:00 PM)

    I love it!
    Smilin' at ya!
    Such good cheer!
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  • (1/6/2006 5:52:00 PM)

    Short, humorous and most definitely clever (Report) Reply

  • (1/6/2006 5:27:00 PM)

    This poem is one of those which is 'exactly right, ' I think. There is an aptness, a sweetness about it that I love. (Report) Reply

  • (1/6/2006 5:23:00 PM)

    I lioke this poem, it can be read in so many ways. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 6, 2006

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