William Allingham

(19 March 1824 – 18 November 1889 / Donegal / Ireland)

Four Ducks On A Pond


Four ducks on a pond,
A grass-bank beyond,
A blue sky of spring,
White clouds on the wing;
What a little thing
To remember for years-
To remember with tears!

Submitted: Friday, April 16, 2010
Edited: Monday, May 07, 2012

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