poet Spike Milligan

Spike Milligan

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Bump

Things that go 'bump' in the night
Should not really give one a fright.
It's the hole in each ear
That lets in the fear,
That, and the absence of light!

Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003

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  • Charlie (4/16/2018 8:28:00 AM)

    why is the word bump in speech marks

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  • fatema (2/15/2018 11:45:00 PM)

    Add a comment.want to hear this poem in u tube

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  • M Asim NehalM Asim Nehal (2/20/2016 8:03:00 AM)

    Nice one, good humour

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  • Haha Shishi (6/5/2008 4:30:00 AM)

    Its a simple but effective poem. It demonstrates a limerick which in this case is about a person being frightened in the night.

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