Lewis Carroll

(27 January 1832 – 14 January 1898 / Cheshire)

How doth the little crocodile...


How doth the little crocodile
Improve his shining tail,
And pour the waters of the Nile
On every golden scale!

How cheerfully he seems to grin
How neatly spreads his claws,
And welcomes little fishes in,
With gently smiling jaws!

Submitted: Sunday, May 13, 2001
Edited: Wednesday, November 26, 2014

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