Katherine Mansfield

(14 October 1888 – 9 January 1923 / Wellington)

Katherine Mansfield Poems

1. A Little Boy's Dream 12/31/2002
2. Butterfly Laughter 12/31/2002
3. Countrywomen 12/31/2002
4. A Little Girl's Prayer 12/31/2002
5. Loneliness 12/31/2002
6. Grown-Up Talk 1/3/2003
7. Across The Red Sky 12/31/2002
8. Fairy Tale 12/31/2002
9. Camomile Tea 12/31/2002
10. A Day in Bed 12/31/2002
11. A Few Rules for Beginners 12/31/2002
12. Firelight 12/31/2002
13. Winter Song 12/31/2002
14. Evening Song of the Thoughtful Child 12/31/2002
15. A Fine Day 12/31/2002
16. In the Rangitaki Valley 12/31/2002
17. Autumn Song 12/31/2002
18. Fairy Tale (2) 12/31/2002
19. Deaf House Agent 12/31/2002
20. Very Early Spring 12/31/2002

A Day in Bed

I wish I had not got a cold,
The wind is big and wild,
I wish that I was very old,
Not just a little child.

Somehow the day is very long
Just keeping here, alone;
I do not like the big wind's song,
He's growling for a bone

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