What the Mermaid Told Me

This poem chosen for the BBC 100 collection was a reading for the BBC on 8th November, 1972. The Poetry Archive presents here an extract for review and educational research purposes. Permissions to share the full poem audio and text are pending.

Adrian Mitchell in the Poetry Store

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