"The Fly" is a poem about how your perspective determines how you view things.

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The Fly was written by the British poet, Walter de la Mare (1873 – 1956).



Read by Gman.

Thanks and Acknowledgements

This poem can be found in "Collected Poems, 1901-1918: Songs of Childhood, Peacock Pie (1920) by Walter De la Mare.

Image by Monique and Lisa.