Anne Bradstreet

(1612 – 16 September 1672 / Northampton, England)

Childhood - Poem by Anne Bradstreet

Ah me! conceiv'd in sin, and born in sorrow,
A nothing, here to day, but gone to morrow,
Whose mean beginning, blushing can't reveal,
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Comments about Childhood by Anne Bradstreet

  • (11/28/2019 10:35:00 PM)

    A memorably naughty childhood revisited down the memory lane. (Report)Reply

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  • Susan Williams (2/23/2016 12:32:00 PM)

    A beautiful if painful description of a Mother- - My mother still did waste, as I did thrive,
    Who yet with love and all alacrity,
    Spending was willing to be spent for me.
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  • (2/23/2016 10:24:00 AM)

    A beautifully penned touching poems highlighting the motley experiences through which had passed the childhood. Thanks for sharing. (Report)Reply

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  • (2/23/2016 8:54:00 AM)

    The sacrifices and love of motherhood and child's experience so beautiful (Report)Reply

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  • Edward Kofi Louis (2/23/2016 12:34:00 AM)

    Birth and growth! Thanks for sharing this poem with us. (Report)Reply

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