Treasure Island

Ogden Nash

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

Poems of Ogden Nash

81. The Fly 1/13/2003
82. The Germ 1/3/2003
83. The Guppy 1/13/2003
84. The Hippopotamus 1/3/2003
85. The Hunter 1/13/2003
86. The Jellyfish 1/13/2003
87. The Joyous Malingerer 1/13/2003
88. The Lion 1/13/2003
89. The Middle 1/13/2003
90. The Octopus 1/13/2003
91. The Ostrich 1/3/2003
92. The Parent 1/13/2003
93. The People Upstairs 1/3/2003
94. The Perfect Husband 1/13/2003
95. The Porcupine 1/13/2003
96. The Praying Mantis 1/3/2003
97. The Purist 1/3/2003
98. The Rhinoceros 1/3/2003
99. The Romantic Age 1/3/2003
100. The Shrimp 1/13/2003

Two Dogs Have I

For years we've had a little dog,
Last year we acquired a big dog;
He wasn't big when we got him,
He was littler than the dog we had.
We thought our little dog would love him,
Would help him to become a trig dog,
But the new little dog got bigger,
And the old little dog got mad.

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