Edward Lear

(12 May 1812 – 29 January 1888 / London / England)

Limerick: There Was A Young Lady Of Norway, - Poem by Edward Lear

There was a Young Lady of Norway,
Who casually sat on a doorway;
When the door squeezed her flat,
She exclaimed, 'What of that?'
This courageous Young Lady of Norway.

Form: Limerick


Comments about Limerick: There Was A Young Lady Of Norway, by Edward Lear

  • Susan Williams (2/7/2016 3:31:00 PM)


    A limerick. Had rhythm and rhyme. But am empty vessel is an empty vessel no matter how beautifully it was carved. (Report) Reply

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  • (2/7/2016 4:47:00 AM)


    The style and stuffing of the limerick is fantastic. Lovely write. Enjoyed. Thanks for sharing. (Report) Reply

  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (2/7/2016 1:00:00 AM)


    Yet another wonderful poem..I like your limerick. (Report) Reply

    Mohammed Asim Nehal Mohammed Asim Nehal (9/16/2016 11:08:00 AM)

    Why so many dislikes

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, April 14, 2010



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