Edward Lear

(12 May 1812 – 29 January 1888 / London / England)

Limerick: There was a Young Lady Whose Bonnet


There was a Young Lady whose bonnet,
Came untied when the birds sate upon it;
But she said: 'I don't care!
All the birds in the air
Are welcome to sit on my bonnet!'

Submitted: Wednesday, April 14, 2010

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