Counting

by
 Thinking in terms of one
Is easily done—
One room, one bed, one chair,
One person there,
Makes perfect sense; one set
Of wishes can be met,
One coffin filled.
But counting up to two Is harder to do; For one must be denied Before it's tried.

Poem by
Biography | Poems | Best Poems | Short Poems | Quotes | Email Poem - CountingEmail Poem | Create an image from this poem

Poems are below...


Top Philip Larkin Poems

Analysis and Comments on Counting

Provide your analysis, explanation, meaning, interpretation, and comments on the poem Counting here.