Patrick Kavanagh

(1904 - 1967 / County Monaghan)

Wet Evening In April - Poem by Patrick Kavanagh

The birds sang in the wet trees
And I listened to them it was a hundred years from now
And I was dead and someone else was listening to them.
But I was glad I had recorded for him
The melancholy.

Comments about Wet Evening In April by Patrick Kavanagh

  • (11/30/2017 10:54:00 AM)

    Robotic voice does not do the poem justice (Report) Reply

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  • Margaret O Driscoll (7/10/2016 12:04:00 PM)

    A poignant poem, shot and sweet. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003

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