Michael Shepherd

Rookie (8.4.1929 / Marton, Lancashire)

February 21 - Whose Birthday Today? - Poem by Michael Shepherd

If you saw the film 'Four Weddings and a Funeral'
you'd have been moved maybe to tears
by his 'Funeral Blues';
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Comments about February 21 - Whose Birthday Today? by Michael Shepherd

  • (2/21/2007 4:45:00 AM)

    A mark of respect and acknowledgement for those that share their fine gifts with the rest of us, This write has alot of feeling contained
    Thankyou Michael
    Love duncan X

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  • (2/21/2007 4:43:00 AM)

    Having only recently been introduced to Auden and specifically Sept 1 1939 as my starting point, and been very moved by it and the rest of his work, I appreciate the importance of this very fine and important tribute and reminder. jim (Report)Reply

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  • (2/21/2007 4:21:00 AM)

    'would have been'? Dammit, that is why the postman returned my cake. In seriousness.... top class as ever M. This moved me. t x (Report)Reply

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  • (2/21/2007 4:18:00 AM)

    That really made an impression on you Mikey, that we ourselves could so easily discard, that which to others are gems? Subjectivity begins at home. (Nice tribute, just the same.)

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