By: Peggy Campbell April 6, 2018

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!


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