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Poem hunter all poems of by ogden nash poems 126 poems of ogden nash phenomenal woman, still i rise, the road not taken, if you forget me, dreams. Ogden nash’s staple was the short comic poem he wrote hundreds of them and collected them in more than twenty books he also wrote essays for the new yorker and.
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