Spike Milligan

(16 April 1918 – 27 February 2002 / Ahmednagar)

Bump - Poem by Spike Milligan

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!


Comments about Bump by Spike Milligan

  • (4/16/2018 8:28:00 AM)


    why is the word bump in speech marks (Report) Reply

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  • (2/15/2018 11:45:00 PM)


    Add a comment.want to hear this poem in u tube (Report) Reply

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


    Nice one, good humour (Report) Reply

  • (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. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003



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