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  • Vizard Dhawan (7/23/2013 1:17:00 AM) Post reply | Read 1 reply

    a poem line was
    behold her single in the field
    yon solitary highland lass

    please help me getting this poem

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  • Linley Choat (7/22/2013 11:56:00 PM) Post reply

    Can anyone help me find a poem my granmother used to recite The first line was...Alaska was like the breezes that blow from the top of her head to her tiny toes
    At the end of the poem she dies in someones arms

  • Crystal Germadnig (7/16/2013 2:11:00 PM) Post reply

    I'm seeking a poem that I had to read in high school..i believe its fairly old but I can't recall for sure...its essentially listing things about the night that are more tempting then the day and I think its asking if the night is meant for rest and repose why make it more lovely than the day..I would greatly appreciate any information in regards to my so far futile hunt! Thank you so much =)

  • Gloria Patterson (7/15/2013 12:44:00 PM) Post reply

    I'm looking for a very old poem, believe the name was " Needless Worry" basically about someone worrying about something, then in the end they find that what they were worrying about didn't happen to begin with, so they wasted all that time worrying about nothing.

  • Amanda Barclay (7/14/2013 6:04:00 PM) Post reply

    hi, can anyone help me trace a poem that my mother used to recite. The tale is of a Glasgow slum child who find herself at the gates of kelvingrove park. She carries a ragged doll who I seem to remember she calls Mary. As the child looks through the park gates she sees lots of nannies pushing prams with very well dressed children. I seem to remember she enter the park saying to her doll " I wonder if yons heaven" . She gets escorted from the park because she chases the ducks. If anyone can help trace this poem I would be most grateful. An internet search has thrown nothing my way!
    I would love to find this for my mothers funeral wake this coming friday, it is a fond memory we have of her reciting it and we referred to the poem as the " Prams in the park"
    Sadly I dont know its proper title.
    with thanks in hope, amanda

  • Michael Scott (7/12/2013 12:16:00 AM) Post reply | Read 1 reply

    I am looking for a poem called " In Arlington Cemetery" about the death of JFK. Cannot recall the name of the author or the book I read it in.

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    • Laura Burns (7/12/2013 3:34:00 PM) Post reply

      You may be thinking of May Swenson's poem " The Lowering." You can find it on the Poemhunter site.

  • Paola Grimalt (7/8/2013 4:32:00 PM) Post reply | Read 1 reply

    a friend of mine suggested I read 'Eye Contact' by marge piercy but I don't seem to find it anywhere online...could anyone help?thanks in advance...

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  • Shaquille Henry (7/5/2013 10:38:00 AM) Post reply

    I just posted a new poem. Please read it. Thank you.

  • Mel Smith (7/3/2013 1:13:00 PM) Post reply

    I'm looking for the title to this poem, can anyone help please???
    I wandered through a warehouse where the sunshine never goes
    and there was thousands of body bags hanging in rows and rows
    some were 6ft and some were 5ft 9....................thats all i know

  • Harry Stevens (7/2/2013 12:55:00 AM) Post reply | Read 1 reply

    I remember the words from a poem but I don't know the name of the Poem or the name of the Poet. Can you help me?

    The words go like this " I remember, I remember the place where I was born, the little window where the sun came peeking in at morn__________

    Harry Stevens
    E-mail Address: hdstevens1@juno.com

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    • Laura Burns (7/2/2013 5:03:00 PM) Post reply

      The poem is " I Remember, I Remember, " by Thomas Hood. The line is " ...the house where I was born..." rather than " the place."

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