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

There was an Old Person of Pinner,
As thin as a lath if not thinner;
          They dessed him in white,
          And roll'd him up tight,
That elastic Old Person of Pinner.

 
There was an Old Person of Pinner . . .
 
 
 
 
 
 
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