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My Kingdom

Rating: 3.3

A little kingdom I possess
where thoughts and feelings dwell,
And very hard I find the task
of governing it well;
For passion tempts and troubles me,
A wayward will misleads,
And selfishness its shadow casts
On all my words and deeds.

How can I learn to rule myself,

to be the child I should,
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Johancy Phillips 25 May 2014

What is the tone of this poem?

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Emily Oldham 27 September 2008

Did you think this, Louey, in your real life? Did you write it down and give it to your father to read? Gosh, you are so good! ... (From Brown's fiction biography I feel I know you well enough to call you Louey and Lou as your family did)

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