Treasure Island

Spike Milligan

(16 April 1918 – 27 February 2002 / Ahmednagar)

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Things that go 'bump' in the night
Should not really give one a fright.
It's the hole in each ear
That lets in the fear,
That, and the absence of light!

Submitted: Friday, January 03, 2003

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  • Haha Shishi (6/5/2008 4:30:00 AM)

    Its a simple but effective poem. It demonstrates a limerick which in this case is about a person being frightened in the night. (Report) Reply

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