Treasure Island

Ogden Nash

(August 19, 1902 – May 19, 1971 / New York / United States)

Requiem


There was a young belle of Natchez
Whose garments were always in patchez.
When comment arose
On the state of her clothes,
She drawled, When Ah itchez, Ah scratchez!

Submitted: Friday, January 03, 2003

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