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Spike Milligan

(16 April 1918 – 27 February 2002 / Ahmednagar)

I Must Go Down To The Sea Again


I must go down to the sea again,
to the lonely sea and the sky;
I left my shoes and socks there -
I wonder if they're dry?

Submitted: Thursday, April 01, 2010
Edited: Thursday, October 27, 2011

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  • Rookie Peter Rabjohns (4/28/2010 3:21:00 PM)

    Brilliant stuff! I heard this live on radio in UK in the 1960's. Silly, silly, silly........GREAT! (Report) Reply

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