Where can you find the poem little boy crying?
The poem "Little Boy Crying" was written by Mervyn Morris.
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Assuming that you are talking about the poem "Little Boy Crying" by Mervyn Morris, the answer is in the poem. It's about a little boy who is crying. The author describes a situation in which the three year old boy has done something he knows is bad. He is crying in anticipation of the slap that he knows is coming as punishment. The father who is about to punish him explains in the last stanza…
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The poem, "Little Boy Crying" illustrates the difference in understanding between a parent and his 3-year old son. In his efforts to educate his son and keep him safe, the father has to play a part he despises, not daring to show his true feelings. The son can only see the character his dad is playing not knowing how much he is loved and only seeing a "mean, hateful giant bent on hurting him.
The theme in Little Boy Crying by Mervyn Morris is about a child being slapped by his father and the different feelings the two people have, such as the child imagines his father like an ogre that is towering above him, and his father is in grief of having to slap his child but he still does as he is trying to teach him a lesson and what is right and what is wrong.
ho thien is the author of the poem. he is from bangladesh. he migrated to Vietnam when he was 5. he experienced the war when he was a kid. this is his story. the little boy in the poem is ho thien when he was a kid. in vietnam, there was a war between north vietnamese and south. the little boy was supporting the north vietnamese. the green beret were american soliders that fought for…