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The Fly

Rating: 3.3

Little Fly,
Thy summer's play
My thoughtless hand
Has brushed away.

Am not I
A fly like thee?
Or art not thou
A man like me?

For I dance
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Solomon Senxer 14 September 2019

Is Blake a philosopher? So enjoying to read this one!

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Indira Renganathan 30 November 2016

Very enjoyable...what though we live or die...be like a fly is a happy content....like a lot

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Walterrean Salley 05 August 2012

A perky little piec written with compassion. Blake had a right to be a happy fly, for he did not want for though. Enjoyed this immensely.

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