Days of Poetry Love 2- Anthology- Rudyard Kipling

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Happy day 26!

I don’t know how I’d missed this one. Guess today is your lucky day.

The following poem I’ll be sharing today is Rudyard Kipling.

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Credit image: Poets.org

He was born in Bombay, India in 1865 and was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1907. Aside from writing poetry, Kipling is well known as a writer of children’s literature. His most famous work are the tales of Mowgli from The Jungle Book. Which has spanned into live action and animated films,  TV series, video games, etc. My son has been begging to see the latest film, out in theatres now, for weeks ever since he saw the trailer.

Here is Kipling’s poem If- and read by Michael Caine. It’s a poem, a life lesson not only for sons but daughters. Everyone. A life lesson to being an invaluable and successful human being. If…

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