poet Ogden Nash

Ogden Nash

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The Dog

The truth I do not stretch or shove
When I state that the dog is full of love.
I've also found, by actual test,
A wet dog is the lovingest.

Topic(s) of this poem: dog

Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003
Poem Edited: Tuesday, January 6, 2015

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  • Mahtab BangaleeMahtab Bangalee (2/3/2020 4:06:00 AM)

    I've also found, by actual test,
    A wet dog is the lovingest........./// expressed the total love for dog the best loyal friend of human

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  • Jagroop (4/26/2019 12:38:00 AM)

    What does the lady line mean

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  • KidWhoNeedsInfo (2/12/2019 4:33:00 PM)

    Where was it published at

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  • Loulou (1/24/2019 9:57:00 AM)

    Really good

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  • W E PowersW E Powers (12/18/2018 9:56:00 AM)

    What a wonderful sentiment.

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  • Robert k (2/28/2018 10:11:00 AM)

    Nice one

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  • Abderrahmane DakirAbderrahmane Dakir (2/28/2016 9:27:00 AM)

    Nice poem about the lovely dog. 'A wet dog is the lovingest. ' Thank you Ogden for this poem.

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  • M Asim NehalM Asim Nehal (12/20/2015 1:48:00 AM)

    Nice facts about dogs.............8

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