Ogden Nash

(August 19, 1902 – May 19, 1971 / New York / United States)

Poems of Ogden Nash

61. Song of the Open Road 1/3/2003
62. Song To Be Sung by the Father of Infant Female Children 1/3/2003
63. Spring Comes To Murray Hill 1/13/2003
64. Tableau at Twilight 1/3/2003
65. The Abominable Snowman 1/13/2003
66. The Ant 1/3/2003
67. The Bargain 1/3/2003
68. The Boy Who Laughed At Santa Claus 1/13/2003
69. The Camel 1/3/2003
70. The Cantaloupe 1/13/2003
71. The Catsup Bottle 1/13/2003
72. The Centipede 1/13/2003
73. The Chipmunk 1/13/2003
74. The Clean Plater 1/13/2003
75. The Cow 1/1/2004
76. The Cuckoo 1/3/2003
77. The Dog 1/13/2003
78. The Duck 1/3/2003
79. The Eel 1/1/2004
80. The Firefly 1/13/2003

À Bas Ben Adhem

My fellow man I do not care for.
I often ask me, What's he there for?
The only answer I can find
Is, Reproduction of his kind.
If I'm supposed to swallow that,
Winnetka is my habitat.
Isn't it time to carve Hic Jacet
Above that Reproduction racket?

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