Edward Lear

(12 May 1812 – 29 January 1888 / London / England)

Limerick: There Was A Young Lady Of Hull - Poem by Edward Lear

There was a Young Lady of Hull,
Who was chased by a virulent bull;
But she seized on a spade,
And called out, 'Who's afraid?'
Which distracted that virulent bull.

Form: Limerick

Comments about Limerick: There Was A Young Lady Of Hull by Edward Lear

  • Rajnish Manga (4/28/2017 11:20:00 AM)

    Amazing imagery about this young lady of Hull who frightened a virulent bull with a spade. Thanks. (Report) Reply

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  • (2/7/2016 4:45:00 AM)

    Lovely limerick. Enjoyed reading. Thanks for sharing. (Report) Reply

  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (2/7/2016 12:59:00 AM)

    Good one, I really enjoyed it (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, April 14, 2010

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