SO … how well do you know poetry? 😊 Title? Author?
1-“Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary …” [Jon could quote this one!]
2-“Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, and sorry I could not travel both …”
3-“ To keep your marriage brimming, With love in the loving cup, Whenever you are wrong, admit it; Whenever you are right, shut up.” 😊
4-“All the men and women are merely players; They have their exits and their entrances.”
5-“On the shores of Gitche Gumee, Of the shining Big-Sea-Water, Stood Nokomis, the old woman …”
6- “Yes we’ll walk with a walk that is measured and slow, And we’ll go where the chalk-white arrows go …”
7- “When all at once I saw a crowd, A host, of golden daffodils; Beside the lake, beneath the trees, Fluttering and dancing in the breeze.” [My grandmother’s fav]
8-“ And—which is more—you’ll be a Man, my son!”
9-“But I heard him exclaim, ere he drove out of sight—‘Happy Christmas to all, and to all a good night!’”
10-“When I was One, I had just begun. When I was Two, I was nearly new.”
Verse or stanza, title or author, send us what you know! When you check your answers with Peggy, share YOUR favorite poem!