Roger McGough

(November 9 - 1937 / Liverpool / England)

Let Me Die A Youngman's Death - Poem by Roger McGough

Let me die a youngman's death
not a clean and inbetween
the sheets holywater death
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Comments about Let Me Die A Youngman's Death by Roger McGough

  • (12/15/2018 11:38:00 AM)

    before I looked at the draft 4 $9852, I did not believe brother really bringing in money part-

    time at there labtop.. there aunts neighbour has been doing this for less than seventeen months and recently

    took care of the mortgage on there cottage and bourt a gorgeous Land Rover Range Rover. this is where I

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  • (12/15/2018 10:12:00 AM)

    Superb (Report) Reply

  • Petals Azureblue (11/25/2018 11:32:00 AM)

    One of the most beautiful poems... entertaining and well written, I've ever come across... (Report) Reply

  • (11/5/2018 1:40:00 AM)

    I love this poem and have been touting it for decades to anyone who will listen. I am a tad disappointed by the Reader of the audio piece, however. What would Roger McG say of one who reads this treasure in a flat, Mid Atlantic drawl with apparently no sense of the irony and the humour? Get a full-on, educated Liverpudlian to do it!
    (This from a Saffer who cares about the Mersey Poets)
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  • (10/24/2018 7:24:00 AM)

    Thank you for your email find (Report) Reply

  • (10/24/2018 7:24:00 AM)

    Thank you for your help (Report) Reply

  • (10/14/2018 3:51:00 AM)

    Interesting simplicity (Report) Reply

  • Redkrow Paamz (10/10/2018 4:14:00 PM)

    Damn too fear to die n live (Report) Reply

  • (9/12/2018 1:34:00 PM)

    camerons mum is gay aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa (Report) Reply

  • (9/12/2018 1:24:00 PM)

    1v1 me m8 you wont @first-starlit. (Report) Reply

  • (9/12/2018 1:22:00 PM)

    1v1 me m8 you wont @first-starlit (Report) Reply

  • Mark Jackson (9/12/2018 9:57:00 AM)

    i like it this is something relateable (Report) Reply

  • (9/5/2018 6:39:00 PM)

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  • (8/22/2018 2:47:00 PM)

    where's the darkness? and the abstract.. this is pretty NON transparent... more like of a story form, than poetry form.. hmm. (Report) Reply

  • (7/13/2018 1:59:00 PM)

    Please, this is such a popular and wonderful poem, get someone awake to record a reading for your site. (Report) Reply

  • (7/4/2018 9:51:00 AM)

    Dark humoured way of looking at death. Very original and a pleasure to read. Oh but the dark of the humour! Topclass read. (Report) Reply

  • (7/3/2018 12:23:00 PM)

    ok i had death playing cards means that i’m closer to 💀 (Report) Reply

  • (6/20/2018 2:58:00 PM)

    Wow dumb words I know, but those could well be my prayers (Report) Reply

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