“Truly, the tree yields bad fruit.”
Meet William McGonagall, the worst poet in the English language, and his exquisite Address to Shakespeare.
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McGonagall Online: A one-stop shop for the life and poets of this second Bard”
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Sergei Prokofiev, “Montagues and Capulets”, from Romeo and Juliet (ballet), 1935