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A Thought

Rating: 2.8

It is very nice to think
The world is full of meat and drink,
With little children saying grace
In every Christian kind of place.

Louise Passalacqua 03 December 2018

Very much British kind of poem. Graceful and direct.

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Vaibhav 31 August 2018

Nice poem

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Daniesza 21 April 2018

That is the worst thing to hear a Robotic delivery just Ruins the whole soul of this poem

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Great thoughts and messages to the world in brief poem and it is so beautiful.

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Jayatissa K. Liyanage 02 October 2014

Short and sweet. Yet, it carries a huge message to the mankind, I feel. I enjoyed the poem.

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Thomas Duncky 02 October 2013

I agree with Ramesh T A thatthis little piece here wasn't for all generations to grasp otherwise to modern man this sounds like an unfinished poem without disrespect. I love his Treasure Island though, so much!

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Gajanan Mishra 02 October 2013

saying grace, good one, I like it.

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Babatunde Aremu 02 October 2013

We most times think about our present state oblivious of what others are going through. Great write!

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Ruby Honeytip 02 October 2012

I feel these are the musings of a very hungry man.....

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Kevin Straw 02 October 2012

There is no evidence whatsoever that this poem is an ironical plea for the hungry of the world. It comes from A Child's Garden of Verses written for his childhood nurse and when Stevenson was a staunch conservative.

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