The Daily Poem: Best Friends

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Adrian Henri was born in 1932 in Birkenhead. He is associated with the Liverpool Poets and was included in The Mersey Sound: Penguin Modern Poets 10 (1967). This poem originally appeared in The Phantom Lollipop Lady (Methuen) and now appears in The Puffin Book of Twentieth-Century Children's Verse, edited by Brian Patten (pounds 5.99). Copyright Adrian Henri 1986. All this week, the Daily Poem will feature poetry for children.