Laura Elizabeth Richards
Laura Elizabeth Richards Poems
- Antonio Antonio, Antonio Was tired of living alonio. He ...
- Eletelephony Once there was an elephant, Who tried to use ...
- Bird Song The Robin sings of willow-buds, Of snowflakes on ...
- A Song Of Two Angels Two angels came through the gate ...
- Prince Tatters Little Prince Tatters has lost his cap! Over ...
- Dog-Gerel I sat beside a lady fair, A lady grave and ...
- Mrs Snipkin And Mrs Wobblechin Skinny Mrs. Snipkin, With her...
Laura Elizabeth Howe Richards (February 27, 1850 - January 14, 1943) was born in Boston, Massachusetts, to a high-profile family. During her life, she wrote over 90 books, including children's, biographies, poetry, and others. A well-known children's poem for which she is noted is the literary nonsense verse "Eletelephony."
Her father was Dr. Samuel Gridley Howe, an ... more »
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Was tired of living alonio.
He thought he would woo
Miss Lissamy Lu,
Miss Lissamy Lucy Molonio.
Rode off on his polo-ponio.
He found the fair maid
In a bowery shade,
A-sitting and knitting alonio.
Said, 'If you will be my ownio,
I'll love you true,
And I'll buy for you
An icery creamery conio!'
Oh, Nonio, Antonio!
You're far too bleak and bonio!
And all that I wish,
You singular fish,
Is that you will quickly begonio.'
He uttered a dismal ...