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Poem by Alfred Edward Housman


Additional Poems. 16. Some Can Gaze and not Be Sick


Some can gaze and not be sick
But I could never learn the trick.
        ThereТs this to say for blood and breath,
        They give a man a taste for death.



Alfred Edward Housman


Alfred Edward Housman's other poems:
  1. Additional Poems. 1. Atys
  2. Additional Poems. 2. Oh Were He and I Together
  3. Last Poems. 22. The Sloe Was Lost in Flower
  4. More Poems. 9. When Green Buds Hang in the Elm Like Dust
  5. Additional Poems. 11a. They Shall Have Breath that Never Were


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