Submit Your Poems
Get Your Premium Membership

CreationEarth Nature Photos

Good - Better - Best

 When young, in tones quite positive
I said, "The world shall see
That I can keep myself from sin;
A good man I will be.
" But when I loved Miss Kate St.
Clair 'Twas thus my musing ran: "I cannot be compared with her; I'll be a better man.
" 'Twas at the wedding of a friend (He married Kate St.
Clair) That I became superlative, For I was "best man" there.

by Ellis Parker Butler
Biography | Poems | Best Poems | Short Poems | Quotes | Email Poem - Good - Better - BestEmail Poem |
Comment below this ad.

Top Ellis Parker Butler Poems