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Shel Silverstein - Forgotten Language

Once I spoke the language of the flowers,
Once I understood each word the caterpillar said,
Once I smiled in secret at the gossip of the starlings,
And shared a conversation with the housefly
in my bed.
Once I heard and answered all the questions
of the crickets,
And joined the crying of each falling dying
flake of snow,
Once I spoke the language of the flowers...
How did it go?
How did it go?

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Poet: Shel Silverstein
Poem: Forgotten Language
Poem of the Day: Oct 2 2012

Comment 39 of 39, added on July 10th, 2017 at 2:48 PM.
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tl6IvM It as hard to come by educated people for this topic, however, you seem like you know what you are talking about! Thanks

jake jilennanal from Barbados
Comment 38 of 39, added on May 9th, 2017 at 8:33 AM.
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mxvmQ5 Incredible points. Solid arguments. Keep up the great effort.

lucy ann from Mauritius
Comment 37 of 39, added on January 31st, 2017 at 11:53 AM.
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HAgY2r Thanks for all your efforts that you have put in this. Very interesting info. A good man can be stupid and still be good. But a bad man must have brains. by Maxim Gorky.

Source from Mauritania

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