In 1844 he wrote
No sun - no moon!
No morn - no noon -
No dawn - no dusk - no proper time of day. "Next to being a citizen of the world" writes Thomas Hood in his Literary Reminiscences "it must be the best thing to be born a citizen of the world's greatest city. His son Tom Hood became a well known playwright and editor.
Thomas Hood (23 May 1799 – 3 May 1845) was a British humorist and poet. His son Tom Hood became a well known playwright and editor.