William Morris

(1834 - 1896 / England)

The Woodpecker - Poem by William Morris

I once a King and chief
Now am the tree-bark’s thief,
Ever ’twixt trunk and leaf
Chasing the prey.

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  • Margaret O Driscoll (3/24/2016 5:21:00 PM)

    A nice ode to the woodpecker (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, April 13, 2010

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