Richard Brautigan

(January 30, 1935 – September 14, 1984 / Tacoma, Washington)

Gee, You'Re So Beautiful That It's Starting To Rain - Poem by Richard Brautigan

Oh, Marcia,
I want your long blonde beauty
to be taught in high school,
so kids will learn that God
lives like music in the skin
and sounds like a sunshine harpsicord.
I want high school report cards
to look like this:


Comments about Gee, You'Re So Beautiful That It's Starting To Rain by Richard Brautigan

  • Gold Star - 15,419 Points Kim Barney (5/24/2015 5:59:00 PM)

    to Dawn Fuzan below:
    Dawn,
    He can't keep it up anymore.
    He died in nineteen eighty-four. (Report) Reply

    1 person liked.
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  • Rookie - 6 Points Dawn Fuzan (5/14/2014 4:50:00 PM)

    Richard This is an interesting piece of poetry keep it up (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Rac Hel (5/19/2009 10:23:00 PM)

    This is the second incomplete poem of Richard Brautigan that I've come across on poemhunter. Weird.

    Anyway, I love this one! : D (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Caro Smith (8/7/2007 3:18:00 PM)

    This isn't the whole poem. The whole poem is:

    Oh, Marcia,
    I want your long blonde beauty
    to be taught in high school,
    so kids will learn that God
    lives like music in the skin
    and sounds like a sunshine harpsicord.
    I want high school report cards
    to look like this:

    Playing with Gentle Glass Things
    A

    Computer Magic
    A

    Writing Letters to Those You Love
    A

    Finding out about Fish
    A

    Marcia's Long Blonde Beauty
    A+! (Report) Reply

    Veteran Poet - 1,794 Points Elena Sandu (4/4/2015 5:14:00 PM)

    Thank you Caro!

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003



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