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Edna St. Vincent Millay - Grown Up

Was it for this I uttered prayers,
And sobbed and cursed and kicked the stairs,
That now, domestic as a plate,
I should retire at half-past eight?

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Poet: Edna St. Vincent Millay
Poem: Grown Up
Poem of the Day: Oct 15 2008

Comment 2 of 2, added on July 18th, 2014 at 10:50 PM.

c9iPOB Appreciate you sharing, great post.Much thanks again. Much obliged.

link building from Algeria
Comment 1 of 2, added on March 14th, 2006 at 4:15 PM.

i love this poem!! it kind of reminds me of my childhood. i think everyone should read this and it should remind them of something about their childhood.

Brittaney from United States

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