William Allingham

(19 March 1824 – 18 November 1889 / Donegal / Ireland)

A Memory

Poem by William Allingham

Four ducks on a pond,
A grass-bank beyond,
A blue sky of spring,
White clouds on the wing;
What a little thing
To remember for years-
To remember with tears!


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  • Paresh ChakraParesh Chakra (12/12/2018 4:39:00 AM)

    A memory is a very good poem(Report)Reply

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  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (12/2/2016 7:40:00 AM)

    A scene to memorise....(Report)Reply

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  • Nangame28@gmail.com Nangame (6/15/2015 6:23:00 AM)

    I love the vivid description and the rhyme(Report)Reply

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  • Scarlett Treat (3/19/2006 8:20:00 AM)

    Man, since time's beginning, has tried to paint or write about these moments of total peace. How perfectly WA describes that moment in time.(Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, December 31, 2002



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