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        Edgar A. Guest (1881-1959)

                    Father To Son

First Line: The times have proved my judgement bad.

At present we have not verified the first publication date of the above poem. and, as such, it cannot be displayed without permission of the copyright holder. It can be found in:

  • Guest, Edgar A. Collected Verse of Edgar A. Guest. Chicago: Reilly & Lee Co., 1934.

    Edgar Albert Guest was author of the syndicated newspaper column Breakfast Table Chat, host of a weekly radio show from 1931 to 1942, and host of a television show in 1951. The Michigan state senate voted Guest the state's poet laureate in 1952.