Christina Georgina Rossetti

(5 December 1830 – 29 December 1894 / London)

A Diamond Or A Coal? - Poem by Christina Georgina Rossetti

A diamond or a coal?
A diamond, if you please:
Who cares about a clumsy coal
Beneath the summer trees?
A diamond or a coal?
A coal, sir, if you please:
One comes to care about the coal
What time the waters freeze.


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  • (11/15/2018 7:13:00 AM)

    Loved your Poem. Please see my work too! ! !

    See my poem about titled as Diamond in Coal A poem dedicated to my best friend with the cutest smile.

    https: //palmword.com/diamond-in-coal-best-friend-poetry-and-poems/
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  • (7/11/2016 4:25:00 AM)

    Amusing poem............10+++ (Report)Reply

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  • Brian Jani (6/20/2014 3:37:00 PM)

    The laws of value are quite puzzling, even a bottle of water can sell at the price of gold in the desert.nice poem and I like the whole concept (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, April 1, 2010



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