my papa's waltz

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My Papa’s Waltz Thomas Hardy:

My Papa’s Waltz Thomas Hardy Presented By Cory Irwin

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The whiskey on your breath

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Could make a small boy dizzy;

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But I hung on like death:

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Cmvxcmvxc,mv / zx.c,mvxmcv Such waltzing was not easy.

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We romped until the pans

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Slid from the kitchen shelf;

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My mother’s countenance

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Could not unfrown itself.

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The hand that held my wrist

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Was battered on one knuckle;

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At every step you missed

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My right ear scraped a buckle.

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You beat time on my head

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With a palm caked hard by dirt,

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Then waltzed me off to bed

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Still clinging to your shirt.

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Hardy, Thomas. "My Papa's Waltz." Coleman, Linda, et al. Literature and The Writing Process. Upper Saddle River: Pearson Education, Inc., 1948. 467. Holcumb, Robin. "Sad Waltz." The Point of it All. By Robin Holcumb. 2010. Lawrence R Ricci, MD and MD Chief Editor: Richard G Bachur. "Child Abuse in Emergency Medicine Workup." 30 June 2011. Medscape Reference. 27 July 2011 <>. Minor, PixelBaconDotCom Mike. The bruised knuckle. Flicker. Model sitting on the floor with glass and bottle beside . 123RF.

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