Ogden Nash

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

The Camel - Poem by Ogden Nash

The camel has a single hump;
The dromedary , two;
Or else the other way around.
I'm never sure. Are you?


Comments about The Camel by Ogden Nash

  • (9/16/2018 5:23:00 PM)


    I don't know why, but at a young age when my mother liked to take me to the children's library section in South Pasadena, California, I found an Ogden Nash book... and of all the poems there this Camel Poem is the only one which has stuck in my noggin for over 60 years. I still get enjoyment out of it.: -) (Report) Reply

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  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (12/20/2015 1:43:00 AM)


    Very tricky question, nicely written... (Report) Reply

  • Allemagne Roßmann (9/23/2012 12:59:00 PM)


    Superb write....very intelligent hereby (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003



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