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A Poet's Dog



cypressriverCypressriver on 09/04/2006

Trivia Quiz This should be easier than my previous poetry quizzes. I will give you biographical information about a writer, several lines from a poem, and then the poem's title. You name the writer.

Each poem takes as its subject a dog. Actually, many address the death of a dog. This was unintentional. In any case, take your time, enjoy the poems, and have fun!
10 Questions




Rating:  (8.07/9)
Difficulty:  Challenging
Taken: 63 times

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Garrybl 280100.00%    142.03 seconds    
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Ghanthorn 101100.00%    152.86 seconds    
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Daveguth 254100.00%    172.80 seconds    
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Koufax 198100.00%    204.73 seconds    
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Hippobabe 77100.00%    213.89 seconds    
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Siouxsie 104100.00%    251.11 seconds    
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Gille 72100.00%    279.79 seconds    
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Bendean 184100.00%    308.01 seconds    
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Maurlin 213100.00%    538.26 seconds    



Comments (2)
koufax
Koufax  (Level: 198.1)
Wed, 7th Jan '09 2:54 PM

Just found this quiz (a Poet's Dog) and loved it. There have been two great dog poems in the New Yorker in recent years: "The House-Dog's Lament" and one whose title escapes me. I'll send them on if I can find them.

Koufax


oldprop
Oldprop  (Level: 180.2)
Mon, 25th Aug '08 8:53 AM

Excellent! Certainly, I am an idiot for snapping off "Descartes" instead of "Pascal," but A. A. Milne is "best remembered as a playwright"? Not by most people. Anyway, well done. In this sea of witless and boring quizzes, "A Poet's Dog" stands out.







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