William Ernest Henley

Gloucester / England
William Ernest Henley
Gloucester / England
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A Child

Rating: 2.8
A child,
Curious and innocent,
Slips from his Nurse, and rejoicing
Loses himself in the Fair.

Thro' the jostle and din
Wandering, he revels,
Dreaming, desiring, possessing;
Till, of a sudden
Tired and afraid, he beholds
The sordid assemblage
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