Ogden Nash

(August 19, 1902 – May 19, 1971 / New York / United States)

Song Of The Open Road - Poem by Ogden Nash

I think that I shall never see
A billboard lovely as a tree
Indeed, unless the billboards fall
I'll never see a tree at all.


Comments about Song Of The Open Road by Ogden Nash

  • (3/7/2018 11:41:00 AM)


    short but meaningful. (Report) Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • (10/25/2009 11:26:00 AM)


    Again Ogden gives us a delightful ditty, with apologies to Joyce and other poet moralists. (Report) Reply

Read all 2 comments »



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Read poems about / on: tree, song



Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003



Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  7. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  8. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  9. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe
[Report Error]