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

There was an Old Person of Minety,
Who purchased five hundred and ninety
          Large apples and pears,
          Which he threw unawares,
At the heads of the people of Minety.

 
There was an Old Person of Minety . . .
 
 
 
 
 
 
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