Bree
from 'The Book of Nonsense' by Edward Lear 1812-1888

There was an Old Person of Bree,
Who frequented the depths of the Sea;
          She nurs'd the small fishes,
          And washed all the dishes,
And swam back again into Bree.

 
There was an Old Person of Bree . . .
 
 
 
 
 
 
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