Edward Lear

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

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

There was a Young Lady of Troy,
Whom several large flies did annoy;
Some she killed with a thump,
Some she drowned at the pump,
And some she took with her to Troy.

Form: Limerick


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

  • Rajnish Manga (4/28/2017 11:45:00 AM)


    Very funny and humorous. Her skill to kill large flies was a thrill for the readers. Thanks. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, April 14, 2010



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