Roger McGough

(November 9 - 1937 / Liverpool / England)

Beguiling - Poem by Roger McGough

She is so beguiling
That when she beckons
I can run a mile
In twenty seconds.


Comments about Beguiling by Roger McGough

  • Drtony Brahmin (5/16/2019 5:09:00 AM)

    I can run a mile
    In twenty seconds. when she calls. interesting and revealing. tony
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  • Edward Kofi Louis (2/25/2019 2:30:00 PM)

    She! ! 💃
    Facing her ways of life.

    Thanks for sharing this poem with us.
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  • (2/25/2019 12:43:00 PM)

    Very precise and focused on the result! (Report)Reply

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  • Rahman Henry (2/25/2019 8:32:00 AM)

    এতই অনৃজু সেই আকর্ষক নারী
    যখন সে হাতছানি-যোগে চোখে জাগে
    মিনিটের তৃতীয়াংশ ভাগে
    এক মাইলের পথ দৌড়ে যেতে পারি।
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  • Anil Kumar Panda (2/25/2019 6:05:00 AM)

    Wow! ! Short and sweet! ! Lovely. Thanks for sharing. (Report)Reply

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  • (2/25/2019 3:49:00 AM)

    A charming write that has comparisons to a film called " Gone with the wind" (Report)Reply

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  • Bernard F. Asuncion (2/25/2019 1:23:00 AM)

    Such a pretty poem by Roger McGough................... (Report)Reply

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  • Mahtab Bangalee (2/25/2019 12:39:00 AM)

    your heart is in tempting
    her beacon is chasing
    you are a love tax
    beckon deflowering index!
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  • Susan Williams (10/6/2015 3:18:00 PM)

    Ha! I love the charming wit in this and the underlying truth (Report)Reply

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  • David Wood (4/29/2013 7:22:00 AM)

    Short but sweet. I'd appreciate your comments on some of mine (Report)Reply

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  • (10/3/2012 10:11:00 AM)

    So lovely! I have to run miles after miles to get poem. (Report)Reply

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  • Sayeed Abubakar (4/21/2011 12:25:00 PM)

    Each line siunds very poetic. (Report)Reply

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  • (9/25/2004 9:24:00 AM)

    short and to the point. my daughter like it very much. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003



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