Category Archives: Guest (Edgar)

A Poem in Favor of Taxation

Edward Guest’s poem in favor of taxes. Think of paying them as your patriotic duty.

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The Tax Man Cometh

“People’s poet” Edgar Guest has a useful poem that, in light of current day heated rhetoric, seems particularly dated. He regards paying taxes as a social good.

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World Cup: Some Said It Couldn’t Be Done

The hackneyed poems of Edgar Guest actually capture the effort put forth by the U.S. Men’s Soccer Team.

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