Independence

I never did, I never did,
I never did like "Now take care, dear!"
I never did, I never did,
I never did want "Hold-my-hand";
I never did, I never did,
I never did think much of "Not up there, dear!"
It's no good saying it.
They don't understand.

by Alan Alexander Milne

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I swear Milne either still is a child - a poetic Peter Pan- or he is one of those fantastic people who really and truly understand children