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Analysis and comments on Last Night I Saw Upon the Stair by Ogden Nash

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Comment 9 of 44, added on June 8th, 2007 at 10:25 PM.

has anyone seen the movie identity with john cusac???? watch it then tell
me if this poem reminds you of anything

bre from United States
Comment 8 of 44, added on January 17th, 2006 at 10:20 PM.

Thought I'd add this which I saw upon a wall almost washed away :
Today I climbed a stairand saw a man who was not there
I climbed the stair again today
I wish, i wish
he go away

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Teri from United States
Comment 7 of 44, added on January 17th, 2006 at 9:56 PM.

Who is this man upon a stair? A stair means what, please can anyone help
me out I dare!

Teri from United States
Comment 6 of 44, added on October 24th, 2005 at 7:59 AM.

Is direct plagiarisation of Hughes Mearns' poem, apart from a couple of
exclamation marks. Shame on him.

M. Taylor from United Kingdom
Comment 5 of 44, added on September 7th, 2005 at 12:39 PM.

This poem is a blatant plagiarism of one by Hughes Mearns (1875-1965)

Antigonish (1899)

As I was going up the stair
I met a man who wasn't there!
He wasn't there again today!
I wish, I wish he'd stay away!

Dale C. Ferguson from United States

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Poet: Ogden Nash
Poem: Last Night I Saw Upon the Stair
Added: Dec 31 2003
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Poem of the Day: Jan 31 2005

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