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Sam I Am - Fort Worth, TX
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX
N 32° 44.692 W 097° 22.151
14S E 652788 N 3624180
Quick Description: Bronze sculpture by Leo Rijn created in 2006 of this character who stars in a book named Green Eggs and Ham.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 5/23/2018 2:08:18 PM
Waymark Code: WMYB34
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member DnRseekers
Views: 3

Long Description:

The book was first published in 1960. The character named "Sam-I-am" pesters an unnamed character to try a plate of green eggs and ham. The unnamed character refuses, responding, "I do not like green eggs and ham. I do not like them, Sam-I-am." He continues to repeat this as Sam persistently follows him, asking him to try them in eight locations (house, box, car, tree, train, dark, rain, boat) and with three animals (mouse, fox, and goat). Finally, he gives into Sam's pestering and tries the green eggs and ham, which he does like after all and happily responds, "I do so like green eggs and ham. Thank you. Thank you, Sam-I-am."

Character Type: Literature

Character originator: Theodor Geisel

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Address or Location:
1600 Gendy St, Fort Worth, TX 76107

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