John Shaw Neilson

(22 February 1872 – 12 May 1942 / Penola, South Australia)

A Protest And A Protest - Poem by John Shaw Neilson

A certain old maid at Port Victor
had many strange pets to afflict her,
her Kangaroos fought
with the emus she caught
and when she protested, they kicked her


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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 1, 2004

Poem Edited: Saturday, June 15, 2013


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