Edward Lear

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

Limerick: There was an Old Person of Dover


There was an Old Person of Dover,
Who rushed through a field of blue Clover;
But some very large bees,
Stung his nose and his knees,
So he very soon went back to Dover.

Submitted: Wednesday, April 14, 2010

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