Treasure Island

Henry David Thoreau

(12 July 1817 – 6 May 1862 / Concord, Massachusetts)

I Knew A Man By Sight


I knew a man by sight,
A blameless wight,
Who, for a year or more,
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  • Gangadharan Nair Pulingat (4/18/2014 9:44:00 AM)

    stranger is he who the unknown passer by and the poet sees him in several opportunities and it is a mystery of identity and anyway a poem much interested. (Report) Reply

  • Nenita24 Mbaye (5/11/2007 5:07:00 PM)

    Compliments of the day to you.
    I am Miss nenita fred I am single,23yrs.However How are you? hope you are fine and in perfect condition of health.I went through your profile and i read it and took intersest in it, if you don't mind i will like to know you much better, although i came online to look for a true and loving man that is ready for a true, honest and loving relationship and will be able to take good care of me if you are the kind of man am talking about then send me a mail now on my private email (nenita_4life77@yahoo.co.uk) included, so that i will tell you all about myself and a picture of myself.looking forward to hear from you, thanks and God bless
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  • Daphne Grant (3/12/2007 12:37:00 PM)

    I think, and I may be wrong that the mystery of life is somehow in the Author's mind. How many friends we might have made it's all a question of circumstance, the where and the when.It's like Dons No man is an island too. And another quotation, that an enemy is out there, turn him into a friend.

    Daphne Grant (Report) Reply

  • Terri Lynn Baker (6/10/2006 10:40:00 AM)

    When One Writes or Paints a picture...This comes from the HEART.
    If others choose to respond or view This...These reactions come from the SOUL.
    How One decides to *PERCEIVE IT ALL...IS entirely up to themselves.

    ~SUPPORT IS STRENGTH~ (Report) Reply

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