Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis

(7 September 1876 - 22 June 1938 / Auburn, South Australia)

A change of Air


Now, a man in Oodnadatta
He grew fat, and he grew fatter,
Though he hardly had a thing to eat for dinner;
While a man in Booboorowie
Often sat and wondered how he
Could prevent himself from growing any thinner.

So the man from Oodnadatta
He came down to Booboorowie,
Where he rapidly grew flatter;
And the folk will tell you how he
Urged the man from Booboorowie
To go up to Oodnadatta -
Where he lived awhile, and now he
Is considerably fatter.

Submitted: Thursday, January 01, 2004

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read poems about / on: change

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (A change of Air by Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. L.Messi 오피뷰 광교오피 KTwiz 사당오피 OPGANDA/COM .., sibngnu3 sibngnu3
  2. Fruit Cocktail in Light Syrup, Amy Gerstler
  3. Racism, Kenneth Maswabi
  4. Idling mind., Gangadharan nair Pulingat..
  5. Using Both Sides Of A Brain, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  6. hakuna matata, Luv Artem
  7. Silent Horizons, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  8. Continuing Inspiration, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  9. A.Blok, Three letters - 1- translation (.., Lyudmila Purgina
  10. last trail, Vian Sabri

Poem of the Day

poet Joseph Addison

Salve magna parens frugum Saturnia tellus,
Magna virûm! tibi res antiquæ laudis et artis
Aggredior, sanctos ausus recludere fontes.
Virg. Geor. 2.

...... Read complete »

   

Trending Poems

  1. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  2. The Tiger, William Blake
  3. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  4. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  5. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  6. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  7. If, Rudyard Kipling
  8. All the World's a Stage, William Shakespeare
  9. A Thing of Beauty (Endymion), John Keats
  10. The Lesson, Maya Angelou

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]