Poem Line Game

Discussion in 'THREAD ARCHIVES' started by Hecate Trivia, Mar 4, 2013.

  1. So basically, someone posts a snippet from a poem, and the person below them guesses what poem it is and then posts their own. :3

    It's like the song lyric game, but with poems.

    I'll start!

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    And the grave is not its goal;
    Dust thou art, to dust returnest,
    Was not spoken of the soul.
     
  2. A Psalm of Life, Longfellow

    The sea was wet as wet could be,
    The sands were dry as dry.
    You could not see a cloud, because
    No cloud was in the sky:
    No birds were flying overhead --
    There were no birds to fly.
     
  3. The walrus and the Carpenter, from Alice in Wonderland ! (C.L. Dodgson aka Lewis Carroll)

    By the old Moulmein pagoda, lookin' eastward to the sea,
    There's a Burma girl a-seatin' and I know she waits for me.
    For the wind is in the palm-trees, and the temple-bells they say :
    "Come you back, you british soldier. Come you back to Mandalay."