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Shel Silverstein - Rain

I opened my eyes
And looked up at the rain,
And it dripped in my head
And flowed into my brain,
And all that I hear as I lie in my bed
Is the slishity-slosh of the rain in my head.

I step very softly,
I walk very slow,
I can't do a handstand--
I might overflow,
So pardon the wild crazy thing I just said--
I'm just not the same since there's rain in my head.

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Poet: Shel Silverstein
Poem: Rain

Comment 9 of 9, added on November 11th, 2013 at 10:43 PM.

This poem shows life and living needs. This is a great poem which shows peace and equality between the human race and animals. THIS POEM ROCKS AND IS VERY MEANINGFUL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Giddy from New Zealand
Comment 8 of 9, added on August 4th, 2013 at 12:40 AM.
RAIN

wrote this to my daughter Samantha ...cause I LOVE HER...in 1997.... thank you for writing this .. even though u have since passed in 1999 !!!!!!

Pamela from United States
Comment 7 of 9, added on November 13th, 2012 at 3:05 AM.
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