Ogden Nash

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

The Wasp - Poem by Ogden Nash

The wasp and all his numerous family
I look upon as a major calamity.
He throws open his nest with prodigality,
But I distrust his waspitality.


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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

Poem Edited: Tuesday, October 27, 2015


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