Edward Lear

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

Limerick:There Was An Old Man Of The Cape - Poem by Edward Lear

There was an Old Man of the Cape,
Who possessed a large Barbary ape,
Till the ape one dark night
Set the house all alight,
Which burned that Old Man of the Cape.

Form: Limerick


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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, April 14, 2010



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