Always Marry An April Girl Poem by Ogden Nash

Always Marry An April Girl

Rating: 3.9

Praise the spells and bless the charms,
I found April in my arms.
April golden, April cloudy,
Gracious, cruel, tender, rowdy;
April soft in flowered languor,
April cold with sudden anger,
Ever changing, ever true --
I love April, I love you.

April Ogden 15 December 2009

i love this poem considering my name is april and the author is ogden nash and my last name is ogden! !

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Bob Powers 13 September 2009

I married an April girl, named April. This poem was in collection of poetry that was given to us as a wedding gift from some friend's of April's family. It has obviously been very special to me for almost 30 years now.

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Cynthia Buhain-baello 02 February 2010

A poem completely about women, so remarkably put in witty verse! 10++++++

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Estrella Resendez 10 April 2010

Wonderful job! ! ! I am inspired

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Frank V. Gardner 25 October 2009

Beautifully describing the bride and the season, this poet sums it up so well. I also married an April girl

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April Kutger 27 July 2023

I first read this poem when I was 14 in 1960. My father was a great admirer of Ogden Nash, and I discovered it when leafing through one of his books. I think it described me well. And over the years several mem have agreed. Born April 27, when

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Rose Marie Juan-austin 15 December 2021

A very lovely poem so cleverly written.

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Lisa Flores 29 November 2021

Pretty sweet.

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M Asim Nehal 26 August 2021

How about April boy.

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Sylvia Frances Chan 25 August 2021

Loveliest Modern Poem Of THe Day. Congratulations!

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