Laura Elizabeth Richards

(1850-1943 / the United States)

The Owl, The Eel And The Warming-Pan


The owl and the eel and the warming-pan,
They went to call on the soap-fat man.
The soap-fat man he was not within:
He'd gone for a ride on his rolling-pin.
So they all came back by the way of the town,
And turned the meeting-house upside down.

Submitted: Friday, September 03, 2010

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