My Simple Plan

From The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia

My Simple Plan is a poem written by Arthur Conan Doyle published in The Strand Magazine in april 1912 as the epigraph of his novel The Lost World.


Epigraph of The Lost World (The Strand Magazine, april 1912, p. 363)

I have wrought my simple plan
If I give one hour of joy
To the boy who's half a man,
Or the man who's half a boy.