Anna Swirszczynska

(1909 - 1984 / Warsaw)

Happy As A Dog's Tail - Poem by Anna Swirszczynska

Happy as something unimportant
and free as a thing unimportant.
As something no one prizes
and which does not prize itself.
As something mocked by all
and which mocks at their mockery.
As laughter without serious reason.
As a yell able to outyell itself.
Happy as no matter what,
as any no matter what.

Happy
as a dog’s tail.


Comments about Happy As A Dog's Tail by Anna Swirszczynska

  • Dutendra Chamling Dutendra Chamling (10/31/2015 3:03:00 AM)

    Happy
    as a dog’s tail.

    Wonderful poem. (Report) Reply

    1 person liked.
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  • * Sunprincess * (5/27/2014 1:45:00 PM)

    ............being happy is a great theme for a poem....great write.. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, March 16, 2012



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