Who is P. G. Wodehouse

Sir Pelham Grenville Wodehouse, ( WOOD-howss; 15 October 1881 – 14 February 1975) was an English author and one of the most widely read humorists of the 20th century. His creations include the feather-brained Bertie Wooster and his sagacious valet, Jeeves; the immaculate and loquacious Psmith; Lord Emsworth and the Blandings Castle set; the Oldest Member, with stories about golf; and Mr Mulliner, with tall tales on subjects ranging from bibulous bishops to megalomaniac movie moguls.

Born in Guildford, the third son of a British magistrate based in Hong Kong, Wodehouse spent happy teenage years at Dulwich College, to which he remained devoted all his life. After leaving school he was employed by a bank but disliked the work and turned to writing in his spare time. His early nove...
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P. G. Wodehouse Poems

  • The Haunted Tram
    Ghosts of The Towers, The Grange, The Court,
    Ghosts of the Castle Keep.
    Ghosts of the finicking, “high-life” sort
    Are growing a trifle cheap....
  • Damon And Pythias: A Romance
    Since Earth was first created,
    Since Time began to fly,
    No friends were e'er so mated,
    So firm as JONES and I....
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Hear 2 Touch 2 Hair 2 High 2 Night 2 People 2 Point 2 Sad 1 Smith 1 I Miss You 1

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Truefactsbot: my dad has ceased to exist?' - p.g. wodehouse, 1945
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It is the Lord our Savior's hand
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