Roald Dahl

(13 September 1916 – 23 November 1990 / Cardiff / Wales)

St Ives - Poem by Roald Dahl

As I was going to St Ives
I met a man with seven wives
Said he, 'I think it's much more fun
Than getting stuck with only one.'


Comments about St Ives by Roald Dahl

  • Rookie - 184 Points Brian Jani (4/28/2014 4:06:00 AM)

    You surely know how to wrote, I like each and every poem of yours (Report) Reply

    6 person liked.
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  • Rookie Jose Lu (12/7/2011 6:17:00 AM)

    LOL...AT first line I tought this would be the same. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie *Trusting You* (11/11/2008 12:38:00 AM)

    heck wifes are only fun for the first year lol. I think this is a very good and funny poem.
    *Purkey Girl* (Report) Reply

  • Rookie X X (2/22/2008 3:20:00 AM)

    this is great: DXDXDXDXD (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Joel Lim (5/3/2007 4:25:00 AM)

    you have a wive? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
    well, i certainly don't.
    i'm 10! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie ZhaoNian (Michael) Chen (4/25/2005 7:36:00 PM)

    haha, its so much more fun than getting 'stuck with one.' great, great. hahaha (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003



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