Rudyard Kipling

(30 December 1865 – 18 January 1936 / Bombay)

The Braggart - Poem by Rudyard Kipling

Mat. Prior


Petrolio, vaunting his Mercedes' power,
Vows she can cover eighty miles an hour.
I tried the car of old and know she can.
But dare he ever make her? Ask his man!


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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003



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