Edward Lear

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

Limerick: There Was An Old Man Of Madras - Poem by Edward Lear

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There was an Old Man of Madras,
Who rode on a cream-coloured ass;
But the length of its ears,
So promoted his fears,
That it killed that Old Man of Madras.

Form: Limerick


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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, April 14, 2010



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