Treasure Island

Ogden Nash

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

The Rhinoceros


The rhino is a homely beast,
For human eyes he's not a feast.
Farwell, farewell, you old rhinoceros,
I'll stare at something less prepoceros.

Submitted: Friday, January 03, 2003

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