Piet Hein

(December 16, 1905–April 17, 1996 / Copenhagen)

Rhyme and Reason


There was an old woman
who lived in a shoe.
She had so many children.
She didn't know what to do.
But try as she would
she could never detect
which was the cause
and which the effect.

Submitted: Friday, January 03, 2003

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