Thursday, 12 May 2016

BEDM - Day 12, Poetry

Philip Larkin.
Larkin plaque, Belfast - geograph.org.uk - 596930
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Thanks to a very inspirational teacher, Mr Hathaway, when I was 10 or 11 years old, got us to make 'Anthology of Poetry'.
I don't remember what else was in it apart from Larkin.

Image Philip Larkin, Poet & Librarian, Hull University
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A family friend went to his memorial service and gave me her Order of Service.
It is one of my treasured possessions.
Zxx

2 comments:

  1. Oh wow, what a lovely thing to give you!!x

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  2. This is fantastic! A very kind gesture. You have a lovely blog.

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