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Poem by Walter Alexander Raleigh


Wishes of an Elderly Man Wished at a Garden Party, June 1914


I wish I loved the Human Race; 
I wish I loved its silly face; 
I wish I liked the way it walks; 
I wish I liked the way it talks; 
And when I'm introduced to one 
I wish I thought What Jolly Fun!



Walter Alexander Raleigh


Walter Alexander Raleigh's other poems:
  1. To a Lady with an Unruly and Ill-Mannered Dog Who Bit Several Persons of Importance
  2. The Artist
  3. Song of Myself
  4. My Last Will


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