Anyone lived in a pretty how town
(with up so floating many bells down)
Spring, summer, autumn, winter,
He sang his didn't he danced his did.
Women and men (both little and small)
Cared for anyone not at all
They sowed their isn't they reaped
their sun, moon, stars, rain.
Information About Anyone
"Anyone" is a poem, written by E. E. Cummings, which has been sung and is often referred to as "Anyone lived in a pretty how town". Like much of Cummings's work, the poem is untitled, so readers use the first line of the poem as a title reference.
The poem was first published in 1940, and is about the lives of nameless people residing in a nameless town.