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Edward Lear

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

Limerick:There was an Old Man of Calcutta


There was an Old Man of Calcutta,
Who perpetually ate bread and butter,
Till a great bit of muffin,
On which he was stuffing,
Choked that horrid Old Man of Calcutta

Submitted: Wednesday, April 14, 2010

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