Hilaire Belloc

(27 July 1870 – 16 July 1953 / La Celle-Saint-Cloud)

The Elephant - Poem by Hilaire Belloc

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When people call this beast to mind,
They marvel more and more
At such a little tail behind,
So large a trunk before.


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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, December 31, 2002

Poem Edited: Friday, November 11, 2011


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