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Poem by Thomas Hood


Punishment of Suicides


When would-be Suicides in purpose fail,
Who could not find a morsel though they needed Ц
If Peter sends them for attempts to jail,
What would he do to them if they succeeded?



Thomas Hood


Thomas Hood's other poems:
  1. The Boy at the Nore
  2. Stanzas (Is there a bitter pang for love removed)
  3. The Two Peacocks of Bedfont
  4. Written in Keats' УEndymionФ
  5. Sonnet for the 14th of February


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