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There is a verse of Kennedy that is lovely. It is indicative of the light humour that marks his writings. I read it twelve years ago and instantly fell in love with it. To Someone Who Insisted I Look Up Someone In three lines, it talks of travel, friends, pomposity. Brevity and humour marry! X.J.Kennedy… Continue reading X.J.Kennedy: Master of comic verse