Edward Lear

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

Limerick: There Was An Old Man With A Gong - Poem by Edward Lear

There was an Old Man with a gong,
Who bumped at it all day long;
But they called out, 'O law!
You're a horrid old bore!'
So they smashed that Old Man with a gong.

Form: Limerick


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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, April 14, 2010



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