Gilbert Keith Chesterton

(29 May 1874 – 14 June 1936 / London, England)

Gilbert Keith Chesterton Poems

1. A Ballade of Suicide 1/1/2004
2. The Rolling English Road 1/1/2004
3. The Donkey 1/1/2004
4. A Child of the Snows 1/1/2004
5. The Ballad of the White Horse 1/1/2004
6. Americanisation 1/1/2004
7. Elegy in a Country Churchyard 1/1/2004
8. A Prayer in Darkness 1/1/2004
9. The Last Hero 1/1/2004
10. The Latest School 1/1/2004
11. Lepanto 1/1/2004
12. A Hymn 1/1/2004
13. A Song of Defeat 1/1/2004
14. Gold Leaves 1/1/2004
15. A Little Litany 1/1/2004
16. Who Goes Home? 1/1/2004
17. Wine and Water 1/1/2004
18. The Secret People 1/1/2004
19. The Aristocrat 1/1/2004
20. A Cider Song 1/1/2004

The New Freethinker

John Grubby who was short and stout
And troubled with religious doubt,
Refused about the age of three
To sit upon the curate's knee;
(For so the eternal strife must rage
Between the spirit of the age
And Dogma, which, as is well known,
Does simply hate to be outgrown).
Grubby, the young idea that shoots,

[Hata Bildir]