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Robert Frost - The Times Table

More than halfway up the pass
Was a spring with a broken drinking glass,
And whether the farmer drank or not
His mare was sure to observe the spot
By cramping the wheel on a water-bar,
turning her forehead with a star,
And straining her ribs for a monster sigh;
To which the farmer would make reply,
'A sigh for every so many breath,
And for every so many sigh a death.
That's what I always tell my wife
Is the multiplication table of life.'
The saying may be ever so true;
But it's just the kind of a thing that you
Nor I, nor nobody else may say,
Unless our purpose is doing harm,
And then I know of no better way
To close a road, abandon a farm,
Reduce the births of the human race,
And bring back nature in people's place.

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The Times Table - Comments and Information

Poet: Robert Frost
Poem: 28. The Times Table
Volume: West-Running Brook
Year: Published/Written in 1928
Poem of the Day: Dec 22 2010

Comment 77 of 77, added on November 9th, 2015 at 9:05 PM.

pNFbAD I visited a lot of website but I think this one contains something special in it in it

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Comment 76 of 77, added on November 8th, 2015 at 2:18 PM.

nsitbM Very informative article.Thanks Again. Great.

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Comment 75 of 77, added on October 17th, 2015 at 6:35 AM.

oQO2vn Why people still make use of to read news papers when in this technological world everything is available on web?

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