Shel Silverstein

(September 25, 1930 – May 10, 1999 / Chicago/ Illinois)

The Little Boy And The Old Man - Poem by Shel Silverstein

Said the little boy, 'Sometimes I drop my spoon.'
Said the old man, 'I do that too.'
The little boy whispered, 'I wet my pants.'
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Comments about The Little Boy And The Old Man by Shel Silverstein

  • (2/28/2019 10:42:00 AM)

    Heard this years ago..never forgot (Report)Reply

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  • (4/27/2018 4:30:00 PM)

    sounds like the little boy and the old man is going through the same thing. (Report)Reply

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  • (4/7/2010 12:31:00 AM)

    Thanks for sharing this one. Warm and funny...not to mention poignant. (Report)Reply

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