Gilbert Keith Chesterton

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

A Broad Minded Bishop Rebukes The Verminous St. Francis - Poem by Gilbert Keith Chesterton

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If Brother Francis pardoned Brother Flea,
There still seems need of such strange charity,
Seeing he is, for all his gay goodwill,
Bitten by funny little creatures still.


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Poem Submitted: Sunday, April 15, 2012



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