Christina Georgina Rossetti

(5 December 1830 – 29 December 1894 / London)

A City Plum Is Not A Plum


A city plum is not a plum;
A dumb-bell is no bell, though dumb;
A party rat is not a rat;
A sailor's cat is not a cat;
A soldier's frog is not a frog;
A captain's log is not a log.

Submitted: Thursday, April 01, 2010

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