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A Girl's Garden

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A neighbor of mine in the village
Likes to tell how one spring
When she was a girl on the farm, she did
A childlike thing.

One day she asked her father
To give her a garden plot
To plant and tend and reap herself,
And he said, 'Why not?'

In casting about for a corner
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Tuesday, February 3, 2015
Topic(s) of this poem: girl
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COMMENTS OF THE POEM
Dr Antony Theodore 03 May 2020

To plant and tend and reap herself, And he said, 'Why not? ' what a kind of imagination of the great Robert Frost. tony

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Richard Ponsonby 03 May 2020

How does this cretin's work survive, unless there is a market for reader's half alive

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Anil Kumar Panda 03 May 2020

Nice poem. Enjoyed thoroughly. Thanks for sharing.Loved it.

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Kumarmani Mahakul 03 May 2020

The inscription is so touching and interesting. Beautiful poem composed by Robert Frost.

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Mahtab Bangalee 03 May 2020

the wandering garden girl Whose alliance with nature Laughs, plays, speaks to the mind Feelings sleep in the lap of nature

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Edward Kofi Louis 03 May 2020

Experiences! ! ! " She never sins by telling the tale" ! Thanks for sharing this poem with us.

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Dr Antony Theodore 06 March 2020

'That ought to make you An ideal one-girl farm, And give you a chance to put some strength On your slim-jim arm.' Very fine expressions.. poetic. tony

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Rajnish Manga 14 July 2018

A little girl's dream project coming to fruition. Quite an interesting and inspiring narrative in a sweet lyrical poem.

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Mahtab Bangalee 14 July 2018

she never sins by telling the tale To the same person twice. .... yeah she never sins by telling or doing according to this tale of gesture! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! !

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Jayatissa K.Liyanage 14 July 2018

A great lesson behind the story. I like it. Thanks for sharing the inspiring poem.

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