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Poem introduction

I love to try and bring a note of mystery to everyday happenings. Here, a child wants his father to build him a sand castle as the tide is falling, but the poem is really about the title of it, which is 'Lord Neptune'.

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There are so many good poems in the Children's Archive, it's hard to know where to start! I'd like to share with you...

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