Edward Lear

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

Limerick: There Was An Old Man On Some Rocks, - Poem by Edward Lear

There was an Old Man on some rocks,
Who shut his wife up in a box;
When she said, 'Let me out!'
He exclaimed, 'Without doubt,
You will pass all your life in that box.'

Form: Limerick


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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, April 14, 2010



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