THEY SAY THAT I WAS IN MY YOUTH - Amy Levy Poems

 
 

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THEY SAY THAT I WAS IN MY YOUTH

They say that I was in my youth
Uncouth and ungainly, forsooth!
     I can only reply,
     'Tis a lie! 'Tis a lie!
I was couth -- I was perfectly couth.