Edward Lear

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

Limerick:There was an Old Man of the coast


There was an Old Man of the coast,
Who placidly sat on a post;
But when it was cold
He relinquished his hold
And called for some hot buttered toast.

Submitted: Wednesday, April 14, 2010

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