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A Parable (poem 1919)

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A Parable is a poem written by Arthur Conan Doyle first published in The Guards Came Through and Other Poems on 16 december 1919.

Conan Doyle wrote another poem with the same name A Parable published in 1898.



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A Parable

HIGH-BROW HOUSE was furnished well
With many a goblet fair;
So when they brought the Holy Grail,
There was never a space to spare.
Simple Cottage was clear and clean,
With room to store at will ;
So there they laid the Holy Grail,
And there you'll find it still.




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