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

There was a Young Person of Janina,
Whose uncle was always a-fanning her;
          When he fanned off her head,
          She smiled sweetly and said,
"You propitious Old Person of Janina!"

 
Young Person of Janina
 
 
 
 
 
 
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