Friday 56: Poetry by Heart-A Child's Book of Poem's to Remember

Cover of "Poetry By Heart"Cover of Poetry By Heart

* Grab the book nearest you. Right now.
* Turn to page 56.
* Find the fifth sentence.
* Post that sentence (plus one or two others if you like) along with these instructions 
on your blog or (if you do not have your own blog) in the comments section of this blog.
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* Don't dig for your favorite book, the coolest, the most intellectual. Use the CLOSEST.
Here's Mine:
"I must go down to the seas again, for the call of the running tide."
From the poem Sea Fever by John Masefield

Because April is National Poetry Month, I have been treating myself to a wonderful selection of children's books of poems. Today's selection is from Poetry by Heart: A Child's Book of Poems to Remember. Foreword by Andrew Motion Poet Laureate, UK and compiled by Liz Attenborough.

Poetry By Heart: A Child's Book of Poems to Remember

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