Alfred Edward Housman
Worcestershire
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You Smile Upon Your Friend To-Day

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You smile upon your friend to-day,
To-day his ills are over;
You hearken to the lover's say,
And happy is the lover.

'Tis late to hearken, late to smile,
But better late than never;
I shall have lived a little while
Before I die for ever.
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Adeeb Alfateh 21 June 2019
'Tis late to hearken, late to smile, But better late than never; I shall have lived a little while Before I die for ever. great 10++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
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I like Christopher Tye .gift by poem sapnoon ki raat ..n...poem uthar kr deya hai
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I like new friends for.those.i.compose poem.... brsaat....I love all.poet.and poetess
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Madhabi Banerjee 08 January 2018
good poem.thanks for sharing
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Christopher Tye 21 June 2016
The last two lines sum-up so much in so few words.
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Mithilesh Yadav 27 January 2016
A life narrated in few lines ........... Grrt penned
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