Ickley
from 'More Nonsense' by Edward Lear 1812-1888

There was an Old Person of Ickley,
Who could not abide to run quickly;
         He rode to Karnak
         On a Tortoise's back,
That moony Old Person of Ickley.

 
Old Person of Ickley
 
 
 
 
 
 
top of page
Copyright © Paul Helm, 2001, all right reserved