Wednesday, January 26, 2005

la poem

A little poetry game for bloggers: Copy this list of first lines. Replace the ones you are not familiar with the first line of a poem that you are familiar with and bold your changes. And of course link to the post where you first saw the list.

1. Men seldom make passes
2. I think that I shall never see, a poem as lovely as a tree
3. Lilacs blossom just as sweet
4. I know I have been happiest at your side;
5. Razors pain you;
6. In Xanadu did Kubla Khan A stately pleasure-dome decree
7. How do I love thee, let me count the ways
8. Stop all the clocks, cut off the telephone,
9. if it doesn't come bursting out of you
10. 'Twas brillig, and the slithy toves