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1802

Wordsworth pens 'I Wandered Lonely As A Cloud'

He Wasn’t Even Welsh.

Yes, we all appreciate that William Wordsworth wrote that nice poem about pretty daffodils.

But the question that has plagued me since childhood and haunted my sleepless, sweat-filled nights for decades is ‘but on what actual day did he see those daffodils?’

I had to wait for the internet to be invented and then for someone to u... Read more >