Treasure Island

Franklin P. Adams

(15 November 1881 – 23 March 1960 / Chicago, Illinois)

Poems of Franklin P. Adams

1. A Ballad of Baseball Burdens 1/3/2003
2. A Gotham Garden of Verses 1/3/2003
3. A Lament 1/3/2003
4. A New York Child's Garden of Verses 3/30/2012
5. A Perfect Woman Nobly Planned 3/30/2012
6. A Plea 3/30/2012
7. A Poor Excuse, but our own 3/30/2012
8. A Psalm of Labouring Life 1/3/2003
9. A Quatrain 3/30/2012
10. A Soft Susurrus 3/30/2012
11. A Summer Summary 3/30/2012
12. A Wish 3/30/2012
13. A Word For It 3/30/2012
14. Abelard and Heloïse 1/3/2003
15. Advice 3/30/2012
16. Advising Chloë 1/3/2003
17. After Hearing Robin Hood 1/3/2003
18. Again Endorsing the Lady 1/3/2003
19. Again Endorsing the Lady, II 1/3/2003
20. An Election Night Pantoum 3/30/2012

Rus. Vs. Urbs

Whenever the penner of this pome
Regards a lovely country home,
He sighs, in words not insincere,
"I think I'd like to live out here."

And when the builder of this ditty
Returns to this pulsating city,
The perpetrator of this pome
Yearns for a lovely country home.

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