Edwin Arlington Robinson

Maine / United States
Edwin Arlington Robinson
Maine / United States
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The Rat

Rating: 2.8
As often as he let himself be seen
We pitied him, or scorned him, or deplored
The inscrutable profusion of the Lord
Who shaped as one of us a thing so mean—
Who made him human when he might have been
A rat, and so been wholly in accord
With any other creature we abhorred
As always useless and not always clean.

Now he is hiding all alone somewhere,
And in a final hole not ready then;
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Cristoph Galindo 24 January 2008
WoW that's intresting
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