Roald Dahl

(13 September 1916 – 23 November 1990 / Cardiff / Wales)

Dear friends, we surely all agree


'Dear friends, we surely all agree
There's almost nothing worse to see
Than some repulsive little bum
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  • Silver Star - 3,279 Points Rajesh Thankappan (1/11/2015 6:48:00 AM)

    Yes, many young people chew themselves to disgust these chewing gums! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 58 Points Brian Jani (4/28/2014 3:45:00 AM)

    You surely know how to wrote, I like each and every poem of yours (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 874 Points Cynthia Buhain-baello (4/13/2013 10:11:00 AM)

    Whoever rated this poem a 5 needs to have his head examined. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 25 Points Onyeme John (10/16/2012 4:43:00 PM)

    I love Roald Dahl with every beat of my heart
    I try as much to write as rich as that (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Ingeborg Von Finsterwalde (9/29/2012 10:37:00 AM)

    What a sense of humor in every line. Such fun to read. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Oludipe Oyin Samuel (6/20/2012 3:17:00 AM)

    Dahl is a very much witty poet. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Anthony Felstead (12/5/2011 3:28:00 PM)

    what a tremendous poem. great wit. great imagination. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Alec Fane (12/4/2011 9:14:00 PM)

    I think it's plain, I think it's clear
    What is meant, by this poem here.
    It is not crime, that Dahl did hate
    But all those things, which begin to grate.
    No, not muggers, nor robbers nor thieves,
    But all those irritating little pet peeves.
    From people sitting picking noses
    To tangled up garden hoses.
    Grinding teeth, and snapping jaws
    And all unpleasant character flaws.
    Whether you agree or no
    It's near time for me to go.
    But before I do depart
    I've one last thing to impart
    Dear friends, we surely all agree
    There is no poet quite like he. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Sarah Ragan (11/24/2010 6:41:00 PM)

    In this poem i think he relates chewing gum to other crimes. I don't think anyone would hate chewing gum that much and he was sending a message about those who do crime are bound to have a sticky end. He might just really hate gum though! (Report) Reply

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