Thomas Hood

(1789-1845 / London / England)

Allegory: A Moral Vehicle - Poem by Thomas Hood

I had a gig-horse, and I called him Pleasure
Because on Sundays for a little jaunt
He was so fast and showy, quite a treasure;
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Comments about Allegory: A Moral Vehicle by Thomas Hood

  • Rajnish Manga (12/20/2016 3:00:00 AM)

    A philosophy of life told beautifully with the help of a story showing the inter-play of various forces of human nature either beginning with or ending with Pleasure, Enjoyment and Delight. Thanks. (Report)Reply

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