Edward Lear

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

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

There was an Old Man of Whitehaven,
Who danced a quadrille with a raven;
But they said, 'It's absurd
To encourage this bird!'
So they smashed that Old Man of Whitehaven.

Form: Limerick


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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, April 14, 2010



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