Stevie Smith

(20 September 1902 – 7 March 1971 / Kingston upon Hull)

My Heart Was Full - Poem by Stevie Smith

My heart was full of softening showers,
I used to swing like this for hours,
I did not care for war or death,
I was glad to draw my breath.

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  • (5/18/2014 12:25:00 PM)

    Nicely written little poem. Short and to the point. Why worry about anything. Just be glad to be alive. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003

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