by Robert Louis Stevenson (1850 - 1894)

Looking forward
Language: English 
Available translation(s): ITA
When I am grown to man's estate
I shall be very proud and great,
And tell the other girls and boys
Not to meddle with my toys.

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Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Paolo Montanari) , title 1: "Pensando al futuro", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
Line count: 4
Word count: 27