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Edward Lear

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

Limerick:There was an Old Person of Burton


There was an Old Person of Burton,
Whose answers were rather uncertain;
When they said, 'How d'ye do?'
He replied, 'Who are you?'
That distressing Old Person of Burton.

Submitted: Wednesday, April 14, 2010

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