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Vachel Lindsay - The Dandelion

O DANDELION, rich and haughty, 
King of village flowers! 
Each day is coronation time, 
You have no humble hours. 
I like to see you bring a troop 
To beat the blue-grass spears, 
To scorn the lawn-mower that would be 
Like fate's triumphant shears, 
Your yellow heads are cut away, 
It seems your reign is o'er. 
By noon you raise a sea of stars 
More golden than before.

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Poet: Vachel Lindsay
Poem: The Dandelion

Comment 3 of 3, added on April 11th, 2014 at 12:43 PM.
The mystery of Vache

The mystery of Vachel Lindsay One of the most vislbie poets in America Consider the father of the Beats Nearly forgotten I didn’t recognize the name Vachel Lindsaya0 a0More . . .

Sebastian from Georgia, Republic of
Comment 2 of 3, added on February 26th, 2005 at 11:25 AM.

Again again very good!

Lindsey from United States
Comment 1 of 3, added on February 26th, 2005 at 11:10 AM.

The poem is great, a very great kind. The poem has its own..it's own mind!A wonder it hasen't had more comments, a wonder its this old in time!Sweet poem, its great, and I'm able to debate.

Lindsey from United States

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