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

There was an Old Man of Dunrose;
A Parrot seized hold of his Nose.
          When he grew melancholy,
          They said, "His name's Polly,"
Which soothed that Old Man of Dunrose.

 
There was an Old Man of Dunrose . . .
 
 
 
 
 
 
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