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    "I do not eat my porridge, no!"

    Nostalgically remembering this poem, I would appreciate if somebody could recite every stanza of it...

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    Re: "I do not eat my porridge, no!"

    I'm not quite clear what you're asking. We are a text-based forum. No one here can "recite" anything to the rest of the forum. If you're looking for the full poem, I suggest you Google it.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: "I do not eat my porridge, no!"

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    I'm not quite clear what you're asking. We are a text-based forum. No one here can "recite" anything to the rest of the forum. If you're looking for the full poem, I suggest you Google it.
    Even Google could not give me an answer.
    I even browsed through "The Oxford Book of Children's Verse" without success. Maybe I am not welcome here.

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    Re: "I do not eat my porridge, no!"

    Are you sure you've got the quote right? It sounds like Dr Seuss to me.

    (You are more than welcome here!)
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    Re: "I do not eat my porridge, no!"

    Dr. Seuss was American. He wouldn't have used the word "porridge". The quote looked to me like something Milne might have written.
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: "I do not eat my porridge, no!"

    Today I found a poem: http://ingeb.org/Lieder/derkaspe.html
    The story is similar to the one Im remembering.

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    Re: "I do not eat my porridge, no!"

    Quote Originally Posted by GoesStation View Post
    Dr. Seuss was American. He wouldn't have used the word "porridge". The quote looked to me like something Milne might have written.
    !
    Thank you for the new clue

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