W. H. Davies — Welsh Poet born on April 20, 1871, died on September 26, 1940

William Henry Davies or W. H. Davies was a Welsh poet and writer. Davies spent a significant part of his life as a tramp or hobo, in the United Kingdom and United States, but became one of the most popular poets of his time. The principal themes in his work are observations about life's hardships, the ways in which the human condition is reflected in nature, his own tramping adventures and the various characters he met. Davies is usually considered one of the Georgian Poets, but much of his work is not typical in style or theme of the group... (wikipedia)

A poor life this if, full of care, we have no time to stand and stare.
What is this life if, full of care, we have no time to stand and stare?
The more help a person has in his garden, the less it belongs to him.
It was the rainbow gave thee birth, and left thee all her lovely hues.
But cats to me are strange, so strange I cannot sleep if one is near.

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