Robert Louis Stevenson

(1850-1894 / Edinburgh / Scotland)

Whole Duty Of Children - Poem by Robert Louis Stevenson

A child should always say what's true
And speak when he is spoken to,
And behave mannerly at table;
At least as far as he is able.

Topic(s) of this poem: child

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003

Poem Edited: Friday, February 20, 2015

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