Edward Lear

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

Limerick:There Was An Old Person Of Sparta - Poem by Edward Lear

There was an Old Person of Sparta,
Who had twenty-one sons and one 'darter';
He fed them on snails,
And weighed them in scales,
That wonderful Person of Sparta.

Form: Limerick


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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, April 14, 2010



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