Stevie Smith

(20 September 1902 – 7 March 1971 / Kingston upon Hull)

In The Night - Poem by Stevie Smith

I longed for companionship rather,
But my companions I always wished farther.
And now in the desolate night
I think only of the people i should like to bite.


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  • Rookie - 45 Points Colleen Courtney (5/18/2014 12:16:00 PM)

    Hmm...kind of a dark and macabre little write! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003



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