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Edward Lear

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

Limerick: There was an Old Man who said, 'Hush!


There was an Old Man who said, 'Hush!
I perceive a young bird in this bush!'
When they said, 'Is it small?'
He replied, 'Not at all!
It is four times as big as the bush!'

Submitted: Wednesday, April 14, 2010

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