George Humphrey

(17 July 1889 – 24 April 1966 / Kent, England)

The Centipede's Dilemma - Poem by George Humphrey

A centipede was happy - quite!
Until a toad in fun
Said, 'Pray, which leg moves after which?'
This raised her doubts to such a pitch,
She fell exhausted in the ditch
Not knowing how to run.


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  • Kenneth Maswabi (9/9/2015 3:14:00 PM)


    it is easy to trick the mind (Report) Reply

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  • Kelly Kurt (7/31/2015 9:42:00 AM)


    Don't overthink things is the lesson (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, July 31, 2015

Poem Edited: Friday, July 31, 2015


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