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O Why Do You Walk (a Parody)

O Why Do You Walk (a Parody)

O why do you walk through the fields in boots,
Missing so much and so much?
O fat white woman whom nobody shoots,
Why do you walk through the fields in boots,
When the grass is soft as the breast of coots
And shivering-sweet to the touch?



Poem O Why Do You Walk (a Parody) - A E Housman